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Myxosarcina sphaerica Proskina-Lavrenko 1951

Publication details
Myxosarcina sphaerica Proskina-Lavrenko 1951: 72, figs. 10-19

Published in: Proskina-Lavrenko, A.I. (1951). Novye vidy vodoroslej iz solenich vodoemov SSSR. 2. (New algal species from salt waters of USSR. 2). Bot. Mater. Otd. Spor. Rast. Bot. Inst. SSSR 7: 69-74.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Myxosarcina is Myxosarcina concinna Printz.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pseudocapsa sphaerica (Proskina-Lavrenko) Kovácik

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), globose, spherical (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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.

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Peña, V. & Bárbara, I. (2003). Stanieria sphaerica, Myxosarcina gloeocapsoides y Xenococcus cladophorae, tres cianófitos del Puerto de la Coruña con interés corológico para la península Ibérica. Anales Jardín Botánico de Madrid 60(2): .

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