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Chroococcus niger Starmach

Publication details
Chroococcus niger Starmach 1934: 292, 296, fig. 72

Published in: Starmach, K. (1934). Dwa nowe gatunki sinic z Tatr. (Über zwei neue Cyanophyceen-Arten aus dem Tatra-Gebirge). Acta Soc. Bot. Poloniae 11(3): 287-297.

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 Chamaesiphon niger (Starmach) Golubic

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), black, especially glossy black (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Golubic, S. (1967). Algenvegetation der Felsen. In: Die Binnengewässer. Bd. 23. (Elster, H.J. Eds), pp. 1-183. Stuttgart: Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

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