Brown II, Mummey D, Cooksey KE. A novel cyanobacterium exhibiting an elevated tolerance for iron. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 2005; 52:307-314.
not validly published
Strunecky et al. (2023) assigned this genus to the family Chroococcidiopsidaceae Komárek et al. 2014.Publication:
Strunecký O, Ivanova AP, Mareš J. An updated classification of cyanobacterial orders and families based on phylogenomic and polyphasic analysis. Journal of Phycology 2023; 0:0.
This taxon name is occasionally misprinted in some sources as: "Chroogloeocyctis".
Full authorship: Brown, Mummey and Cooksey 2005.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 0 Total number of child taxa: 1