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Chroococcus minutus var. thermalis J.J.Copeland

Publication details
Chroococcus minutus var. thermalis J.J.Copeland 1936: 41, fig. 7

Published in: Copeland, J.J. (1936). Yellowstone thermal Myxophyceae. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 36: 1-232.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chroococcus is Chroococcus rufescens (Kützing) Nägeli.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chroococcus minutus var. thermalis J.J.Copeland)
Europe: Turkey (Europe) (Aysel 2005).

Asia: China (Chu 1991), Japan (Hirose, Yamagishi & Akiyama 1977).

Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Broady & Merican 2012).

Key references
Chu, H.J. (1991). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus II Chroococcophyceae. pp. [i-vi], i-vi, 1-161, 42 pls. Beijing: Science Press.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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