Myxosarcina amethystina J.J.Copeland 1936
Myxosarcina amethystina J.J.Copeland 1936: 69, fig. 31
Published in: Copeland, J.J. (1936). Yellowstone thermal Myxophyceae. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 36: 1-232.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Yellowstone National Park, USA (Komárek & Anagnostidis 1999: 427). Type: Thermal springs. (Komárek & Anagnostidis 1999: 427).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), violet-coloured.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.