Name: Chroococcopsis Geitler 1925

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. fem. n. opsis, appearance; N.L. fem. n. Chroococcopsis

Gender: feminine (stem: Chroococcopsid-)

Type species: Chroococcopsis gigantea Geitler 1925

Valid publication: Geitler L. Über neue oder wenig bekannte interessante Cyanophyceen aus der Gruppe der Chamaesiphonaceae. Archiv für Protistenkunde 1925; 51:321-360.

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: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 4

Parent taxon: Pleurocapsaceae Geitler 1925

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: 6434
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