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Protococcus magma Brébisson

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chlamydomonadales
Family Chlamydomonadaceae
Genus Protococcus

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Protococcus magma Brébisson
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 11 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Protococcus magma Brébisson
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 11 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Protococcus magma Brébisson
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 11 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Protococcus magma Brébisson
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 18 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Protococcus magma Brébisson
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 18 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Protococcus magma Brébisson
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 18 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Herposiphonia variabilis Hollenberg

Gloeocapsa magma (Brébisson) Kützing Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Protococcus magma Brébisson 1835: 40, pl. IV [pl. 4 p.p.]

Published in: Brébisson, L.A. de & Godey, L.L. (1835 '1836'). Algues des environs de Falaise, décrites et dessinées par MM. de Brébisson et Godey. Mémoires de la Société Académique des Sciences, Artes et Belles-Lettres de Falaise 1835: 1-62, 256-269 [corrections], pls I-VIII.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Protococcus is Protococcus nivalis (F.A.Bauer) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a aerophytic species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Komárek, J. (1993). Validation of the genera Gloeocapsopsis and Asterocapsa (Cyanoprokaryota) with regard to species from Japan, Mexico and Himalayas. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 19(1): 19-37.

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Verified by: 24 July 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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