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Protococcus elongatus Nägeli

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chlamydomonadales
Family Chlamydomonadaceae
Genus Protococcus

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Protococcus elongatus Nägeli
Prox. Limestone cave Derbyshire, UK. . Collected by Martin Godfrey. 03 Jul 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Iridaea undulosa var. papillosa Bory de Saint-Vincent

Synechococcus elongatus (Nägeli) Nägeli Prox. Limestone cave Derbyshire, UK. . Collected by Martin Godfrey
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Protococcus elongatus Nägeli in Kützing 1849: 197

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Protococcus is Protococcus nivalis (F.A.Bauer) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Synechococcus elongatus (Nägeli) Nägeli

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), elongated (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: ad terram nudam in Helvetia leg. Naegeli (Silva 1996-to date).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Created: 23 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 22 August 2017 by Wendy Guiry

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 February 2020.

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