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Aphanocapsa parietina (Nägeli ex Kützing) Nägeli

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Synechococcophycidae
Order Synechococcales
Family Merismopediaceae
Genus Aphanocapsa

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Aphanocapsa parietina (Nägeli ex Kützing) Nägeli
In tufa deposits, coastal spray zone Rathcor, Co. Louth, Ireland. With Oocystis. Collected by Melinda Lyons. 13 Jul 2013. © C.F. Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Aphanocapsa parietina (Nägeli ex Kützing) Nägeli
In tufa deposits, coastal spray zone Rathcor, Co. Louth, Ireland. Collected by Melinda Lyons. 13 Jul 2013. © C.F. Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Lithophyllum cristatum Meneghini

Aphanocapsa parietina (Nägeli ex Kützing) Nägeli In tufa deposits, coastal spray zone Rathcor, Co. Louth, Ireland. Collected by Melinda Lyons
© C.F. Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Aphanocapsa parietina (Nägeli ex Kützing) Nägeli 1849: 52

Published in: Nägeli, C. (1849). Gattungen einzelliger Algen, physiologisch und systematisch bearbeitet. Neue Denkschriften der Allg. Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 10(7): i-viii, 1-139, pls I-VIII.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Aphanocapsa.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Palmella parietina Nägeli ex Kützing

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Palmella parietina Nägeli ex Kützing 1849

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Sorospora virescens Hassall 1845
Palmella flava Kützing 1846
Aphanocapsa virescens (Hassall) Rabenhorst 1865
Aphanocapsa flava (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1865
Microcystis parietina (Nägeli) Elenkin 1938

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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Key references
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1999). Cyanoprokaryota. 1. Chroococcales. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Band 19/1. (Ettl, H., Gärtner, G., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-548. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum, Akademischer Verlag.

Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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