Myxacorys chilensis Pietrasiak & J.R. 2019
Myxacorys chilensis Pietrasiak & J.R.Johansen 2019: 981, figs. 2, A-M; 3, A–D
Published in: Pietrasiak, N., Osorio-Santos, K., Shalygin, S., Martin, M.P. & Johansen, J.R. (2019). When is a lineage a species? A case study in Myxacorys gen. nov. (Synechococcales: Cyanobacteria) with the description of two new species from the Americas. Journal of Phycology 55(5): 976–996 .
Publication date: "Published Online 24 August 2019"
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Myxacorys.
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This is a terrestrial species.
Type locality: Atacama Desert ~8 km east of Choros Bajos, 29°18'59" S, 71°140'55" W [Chile] (Pietrasiak & al. 2019: 981). Holotype: May 11, 2009; Biological soil crust on fine sand. NMC 86,485 (Pietrasiak & al. 2019: 981). Notes: "NMC 86,485 [is] a packet consisting of algal culture material of the reference strain ATA2-1-KO14 preserved in 4% formaldehyde and dried biomass of the same strain on glass fiber filters, prepared on the same day from the same culture by one of the authors of this manuscript in accordance with ICN Art. 8.2 (a single gathering), as indicated in this protolog (ICN Recommendation 8A.4)."
Created: 13 November 2019 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 December 2019 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 25 September 2020.