Coccochloris muscicola Meneghini 1843

Aphanocapsa muscicola (Meneghini) Wille

Current name: Aphanocapsa muscicola (Meneghini) Wille
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Publication Details
Coccochloris muscicola Meneghini 1843

Published in: Meneghini, G. (1843). Alghe Italiane e Dalmatiche. Vol. Fascicle IV pp. 256-352. Padova [Padua]: Angelo Sicca.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Coccochloris is Coccochloris stagnina Sprengel.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aphanocapsa muscicola (Meneghini) Wille.

Type Information
Type locality: Italy: Venice ("ad muscos in udis Euganeorum"); (Index Nominum Algarum) Type: K├╝tzing; IT; UC790484 (Index Nominum Algarum)

Created: 09 July 2002 by Elizabeth Moran.

Last updated: 20 May 2022

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