Name: Chroococcaceae Rabenhorst 1863

Category: Family

Proposed as: fam. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. pl. n. Chroococcaceae, the Chroococcus family

Gender: feminine

Type genus: Chroococcus Nägeli 1849

Valid publication: Rabenhorst L. Kryptogamen-Flora von Sachsen, Ober-Lausitz, Thüringen und Nord-Böhmen, mit Berücksichtigung der benachbarten Länder: erste Abtheilung: Algen im weitesten Sinne, Leber und Laubmoose. Verlag von Eduard Kummer, Leipzig, 1863.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 38
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 38
Total number of child taxa: 39

Parent taxon: Chroococcales Schaffner 1922

Assigned by: Strunecky O, Ivanova AP, Mares J. An updated classification of cyanobacterial orders and families based on phylogenomic and polyphasic analysis. J Phycol 2023; 59:12-51.

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Record number: 6118
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