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Pleurocapsa cuprea Hansgirg 1892

Publication details
Pleurocapsa cuprea Hansgirg 1892: 128

Published in: Hansgirg, A. (1893 '1892'). Prodromus der Algenflora von Böhmen. Zweiter Theil welcher die blaugrünen Algae (Myxophyceen, Cyanophyceen), nebst Nachträgen zum ersten Theile und einer systmatischen Bearbeitung der in Böhmen verbreiten saprophytischen Bacterien und Euglenen enhält. Mit den opiz-preise Gekrönte Arbeit auf Kosten des Opizfondes. Archiv für die naturwissenschaftliche Landesdurchforschung von Böhmen 8(4): 1-268.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pleurocapsa is Pleurocapsa fuliginosa Hauck.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hildenbrandia cuprea (Hansgirg) Caisová & J.Kopecký

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

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Tannwald, Bohemia (Caisová & Kopecký 2008: 413).W (Caisová & Kopecký 2008: 413).

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Source of current name
Caisová, L. & Kopecký, J. (2008). Relation of Pleurocapsa cuprea Hansgirg to the genus Hildenbrandia (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 47: 404-415.

Key references
Caisová, L. (2006). Pleurocapsa cuprea, originally described as blue-green alga, is a eukaryotic alga similar to the species Hildenbrandia rivularis (Rhodophyta). Czech Phycology 6: 60-76.

Created: 11 September 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Caisová, L. & Kopecký, J. (2008). Relation of Pleurocapsa cuprea Hansgirg to the genus Hildenbrandia (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 47: 404-415.
Caisová, L. (2006). Pleurocapsa cuprea, originally described as blue-green alga, is a eukaryotic alga similar to the species Hildenbrandia rivularis (Rhodophyta). Czech Phycology 6: 60-76.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2020.

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