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Chroococcopsis fluviatilis (Lagerheim) Komárek & Anagnostidis 1995

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Pleurocapsales
Family Hyellaceae
Genus Chroococcopsis

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Chroococcopsis fluviatilis (Lagerheim) Komárek & Anagnostidis
Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Creek watershed, water wheel, 1000x, DIC. 25 Jan 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Chroococcopsis fluviatilis (Lagerheim) Komárek & Anagnostidis
Seattle, Washington, USA; small aquarium, 1000x, DIC. 12 Dec 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Chroococcopsis fluviatilis (Lagerheim) Komárek & Anagnostidis
Seattle, Washington, USA; small aquarium, 1000x, DIC. 12 Dec 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

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Chroococcopsis fluviatilis (Lagerheim) Komárek & Anagnostidis Seattle, Washington, USA; small aquarium, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Chroococcopsis fluviatilis (Lagerheim) Komárek & Anagnostidis 1995: 17

Published in: Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1995). Nomenclatural novelties in chroococcalean cyanoprokaryotes. Preslia, Praha 67: 15-23.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chroococcopsis is Chroococcopsis gigantea Geitler.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Pleurocapsa fluviatilis Lagerheim

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Pleurocapsa fluviatilis Lagerheim 1888
Xenococcus fluviatilis (Lagerheim) Geitler 1925

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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