Name: Cryptococcum Gama et al. 2019

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc. adj. kryptos, hidden; N.L. masc. n. coccus, s.m. II, rounded; N.L. neut. n. Cryptococcum

Gender: neuter (stem: Cryptococc-)

Type species: Cryptococcum brasiliense Gama et al. 2019

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Gama WA, Rigonato J, Fiore MF, Sant'Anna CL. New insights into Chroococcus (Cyanobacteria) and two related genera: Cryptococcum gen. nov. and Inacoccus gen. nov. European Journal of Phycology 2019; 1:1-11.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Chroococcaceae Rabenhorst 1863

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Record number: 6334
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