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Cyanomargarita melechinii Shalygin, Shalygina & J.R.Johansen 2017

Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Nostocophycidae
Order Nostocales
Family Cyanomargaritaceae
Genus Cyanomargarita


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Cyanomargarita melechinii Shalygin, Shalygina & J.R.Johansen
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Publication details
Cyanomargarita melechinii Shalygin, Shalygina & J.R.Johansen in Shalygin & al. 2017: 769-772, figs 4, 5

Published in: Shalygin, S., Shalygina, R., Johansen, J.R., Pietrasiak, N., Berrendero Gómez, E., Bohunická, M., Mareš, J. & Sheil, C.A. (2017). Cyanomargarita gen. nov. (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria): convergent evolution resulting in a cryptic genus. Journal of Phycology 53(4): 762-777, 6 figs.

Publication date: 10 May 2017

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Cyanomargarita.

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Russia, Kola Peninsula, Murmansk province, Apatity District, vicinity of the Apatity town (67°32'38.4"N, 33°30'14"E) (Shalygin & al. 2017: 772). Holotype: from cold, small, spring-fed, unpolluted, flowing stream in secondary, young forest with coniferous and deciduous trees, below the water surface on the mosses and stones (-10 cm), pH 8.4. Monte L. Bean Museum, Provo, Utah, USA BRY37764 (Shalygin & al. 2017: 772). Notes: Isotypes: KPABG(C): 3804, Herbarium of the PABGI under Rivularia sp., Kirovsk-6, Russia; BRY37765, BRY37766, BRY37767, Monte L. Bean Museum, Provo, Utah, USA.

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Created: 01 September 2017 by Sergei Shalygin

Verified by: 11 July 2019 by Sergei Shalygin

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Sergei Shalygin in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 December 2020.

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