Aphanocapsa marina 1890
Aphanocapsa marina Hansgirg in Foslie 1890: 169
Published in: Foslie, M. (1890). Contribution to knowledge of the marine algae of Norway. I. East-Finmarken. Tromsø Museums Aarshefter B 13: 1-186, pls 1-3.
Publication date: October 1890
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Sydvaranger, Finnmark, Norway (Silva & al. 1996: 30).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).
Brackish pools and wet rocks in supralittoral and upper intertidal (Whitton in John et al. 2002). - (3 Jul 2012) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine/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.
Silva, S.M.F. & Pienaar, R.N. (2000). Some benthic marine cyanophyceae of Mauritius. Botanica Marina 43: 11-27, 86 figs.
Ulcay, S., Taskin, E., Kurt, O. & Öztürk, M. (2014). Marine benthic Cyanobacteria in Northern Cyprus (Eastern Mediterranean Sea). Turkish Journal of Botany 39: 173-188.
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.
Created: 03 August 2000 by M.D. Guiry
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