Synechococcus major J.Schröter
Synechococcus major J.Schröter 1884: 188
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cyanothece major (Schröter) Komárek
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), great.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1999). Cyanoprokaryota. 1. Chroococcales. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Band 19/1. (Ettl, H., Gärtner, G., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-548. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum, Akademischer Verlag.
Chu, H.J. (1991). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus II Chroococcophyceae. pp. [i-vi], i-vi, 1-161, 42 pls. Beijing: Science Press.
Skuja, H. (1969). Some algae and other protists. In: Vegetation of Amchitka Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska. (Shacklette, H.T. et al. Eds) Vol. 648, pp. 50-55.
Created: 30 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 September 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 23 January 2020.