Coccochloris muscicola Meneghini 1843

Aphanocapsa muscicola (Meneghini) Wille

Aphanocapsa muscicola (Meneghini) WilleIndividual cells. BF image. Within plastic drain, Northampton, UK. - 05 October 2009. C.F.Carter (

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)

General Environment
This is a species.

Created: 09 July 2002 by Elizabeth Moran.

Last updated: 20 May 2022

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 May 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 02 February 2023

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