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Gloeocapsa ralfsii (Harvey) Lemmermann 1907

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Chroococcales
Family Microcystaceae
Genus Gloeocapsa

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Gloeocapsa ralfsii (Harvey) Lemmermann
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Publication details
Gloeocapsa ralfsii (Harvey) Lemmermann 1907: 65 (as 'Ralfsiana' )

Published in: Lemmermann, E. (1907). Algen I (Schizophyceen, Flagellaten, Peridineen). In: Kryptogamenflora der Mark Brandenburg und angrenzender Gebiete herausgegeben von dem Botanishcen Verein der Provinz Brandenburg. Dritter Band. ( Eds), pp. 1-304. Leipzig: Verlag von Grebrüder Borntraeger.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gloeocapsa is Gloeocapsa atrata Kützing.

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

Basionym
Palmella ralfsii Harvey

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Palmella ralfsii Harvey 1841
Sorospora ralfsii (Harvey) Hassall 1845
Gloeocapsa ralfsii (Harvey) Lemmermann 1907

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gloeocapsa ralfsiana Kützing 1847

General environment
This is a terrestrial 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.

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