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Bracteacoccus minutus Schwarz, nom. inval.

Publication details
Bracteacoccus minutus Schwarz 1979: 202, fig. 5, nom. inval.

Published in: Schwarz, K. (1979). New soil algae from Dalmatia. Plant Systematics and Evolution 131: 193-210.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bracteacoccus is Bracteacoccus aggregatus Tereg.

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), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: No type specimen designated. - (15 Feb 2012) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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Source of current name
Fucíková, C. & Lewis, L.E. (2012). Intersection of Chlorella, Muriella and Bracteacoccus: Resurrecting the genus Chromochloris Kol et Chodat (Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta). Fottea 12(1): 83-93.

Key references
Andreyeva, V.M (1998). Poczvennye i aerophilnye zelyonye vodorosli (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). Terrestrial and aerophilic green algae (Chlorophyta: Tetrasporales, Chlorococcales, Chlorosarcinales). pp. [1]-349, [2], 108 pls. St Petersberg: "NAUKA".

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. [1]-x, [1]-1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

Created: 28 April 2004 by Fabio Rindi

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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 17 November 2019.

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