Name: Chalicogloea Roldán et al. 2013

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Cha.li.co.gloe’a. Gr. masc./fem. n. chalix, chalk; Gr. masc. n. gloios, glutinous substance; N.L. fem. n. Chalicogloea, glutinous substance growing on chalk

Gender: feminine (stem: Chalicogloe-)

Type species: Chalicogloea cavernicola Roldán et al. 2013

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Roldan M, Ramirez M, del Campo J, Hernandez-Marine M, Komarek J. Chalicogloea cavernicola gen. nov., sp. nov. (Chroococcales, Cyanobacteria), from low-light aerophytic environments: combined molecular, phenotypic and ecological criteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2013; 63:2326-2333.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Chroococcaceae Rabenhorst 1863

Assigned by: Komárek J, Kaštovský J, Mareš J, Johansen JR. Taxonomic classification of cyanoprokaryotes (cyanobacterial genera) 2014, using a polyphasic approach. Preslia 2014; 86:295-335.

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Record number: 6293
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