Bracteacoccus cinnabarinus (Kol & F.Chodat) Starr
Bracteacoccus cinnabarinus (Kol & F.Chodat) Starr 1955: 65
Published in: Starr, R.C. (1955). A comparative study of Chlorococcum meneghini and other spherical, zoospore-producing genera of the Chlorococcales. Indiana University Publications Science 20: 1-111.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chromochloris zofingiensis (Dönz) Fucíková & L.A.Lewis
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cinnabar-red.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Komárek, J. & Fott, B. (1983). Chlorophyceae (Grünalgen) Ordnung: Chlorococcales. Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. In: Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers (Die Binnengewässer) XVI. (Huber-Pestalozzi, G. Eds), pp. -x, -1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).
Created: 22 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Hornung, R.L., Hanzely, L. & Lynch, D.L. (1977). Occurrence of microbodies in the green alga Bracteacoccus cinnabarinus grown heterotrophically. Protoplasma 93: 135-145.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 November 2019.