Name: Eucapsis Clements and Shantz 1909

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. adv. , beautiful; Gr. fem. n. kapsis, a small box, referring to the cubical colony; N.L. fem. n. Eucapsis

Gender: feminine (stem: Eucaps-)

Type species: Eucapsis alpina Clements and Shantz 1909

Valid publication: Clements FE, Shantz HL. A new genus of blue-green algae. Minnesota Botanical Studies 1909; 4:133-135.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 12
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 12
Total number of child taxa: 12

Parent taxon: Microcystaceae Elenkin 1933

Assigned by: Strunecky O, Ivanova AP, Mares J. An updated classification of cyanobacterial orders and families based on phylogenomic and polyphasic analysis. J Phycol 2023; 59:12-51.

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Record number: 6330
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