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Chroococcus aphanocapsoides Skuja

Publication details
Chroococcus aphanocapsoides Skuja 1964: 30, pl. II: fig. 10

Published in: Skuja, H. (1964). Grundzüge der Algenflora und Algenvegetation der Fjeldgegenden um Abisko in Schwedisch-Lappland. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, Series 4, 18(3): 1-465.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chroococcus is Chroococcus rufescens (Kützing) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Eucapsis aphanocapsoides (Skuja) Komárek & Hindák

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latinised), resembling the genus Aphanocapsa.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Komárek, J., Hindák, F. & Jezberová, J. (2016). Review of the cyanobacterial genus Eucapsis. Nova Hedwigia 103(3-4): 441-456, 24 fig., 4 tables.

Key references
Joosten, A.M.T. (2006). Flora of the blue-green algae of the Netherlands I The non-filamentous species of inland waters. pp. [1-]5-237. Utrecht: KNNV Publishing.

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.

Created: 31 July 2002 by Elizabeth Moran

Verified by: 26 October 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 January 2019.

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