Name: "Chroogloeocystis" Brown et al. 2005
Proposed as: gen. nov.
Gr. fem. n. kystis, a bag; N.L. fem. n. Chroogloeocystis
feminine (stem: Chroogloeocyst-)
"Chroogloeocystis siderophila" Brown et al. 2005
Conduct genome-based taxonomy of genus at TYGS
16S rRNA gene:
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
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
Chroococcaceae Rabenhorst 1863
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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