Myxosarcina rubra (N.L.Gardner) 1970
Myxosarcina rubra (N.L.Gardner) Bourrelly 1970
Published in: Bourrelly, P. (1970). Les algues d'eau douce. Initiation à la systématique. Tome III: Les Algues bleues et rouges. Les Eugléniens, Peridiniens et Cryptomonadines. pp. 1-512, 5 figs, 138 plates. Paris: Boubée & Cie.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Endospora rubra N.L.Gardner
Type locality: Porto Rico (Komárek & Anagnostidis 1999: 316).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).
Endospora rubra N.L.Gardner 1927
Komárek & Anagnostidis (1999: 427) notes this species is possibly of the genus Cyanosarcina
This is a terrestrial 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.
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.
Created: 28 August 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 July 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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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.