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Chamaesiphon amethystinus (Rostafinski) Lemmermann

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

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Chamaesiphon amethystinus (Rostafinski) Lemmermann
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Chamaesiphon amethystinus (Rostafinski) Lemmermann
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Publication details
Chamaesiphon amethystinus (Rostafinski) Lemmermann 1907: 99

Published in: Lemmermann, E. (1907). Algen I (Schizophyceen, Flagellaten, Peridineen). In: Kryptogamenflora der Mark Brandenburg und angrenzender Gebiete herausgegeben von dem Botanishcen Verein der Provinz Brandenburg. Dritter Band. ( Eds), pp. 1-304. Leipzig: Verlag von Grebrüder Borntraeger.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chamaesiphon is Chamaesiphon confervicola A.Braun.

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

Basionym
Sphaerogonium amethystinum Rostafinski

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), violet-coloured.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sphaerogonium amethystinum Rostafinski 1883

General environment
This is a freshwater 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.

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