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Chroococcidiopsis cubana Komárek & Hindák

Publication details
Chroococcidiopsis cubana Komárek & Hindák 1975: 320, figs 27-36

Published in: Komárek, J. & Hindák, F. (1975). Taxonomy of the new isolated strains of Chroococcidiopsis (Cyanophyceae). Archiv für Hydrobiologie 13: 311-329.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chroococcidiopsis is Chroococcidiopsis thermalis Geitler.

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Cuba (mineral springs, pools and puddles) (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Periphyton of pools and drainage ditches. (Komárek & Anagnostidis 1999: 423). Notes: Iconotype: figs 32-36 (strain Hindák 1965/27) (INA).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chroococcidiopsis cubana Komárek & Hindák)
Caribbean Islands: Cuba (Comas González 2009, Cumbers & Rothschild 2014 ).

South America: Brazil (Werner 2010).

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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