Name: Gloeocapsa Kützing 1843

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gloe.o.cap.sa. L. fem. n. capsa, box; N.L. fem. n. Gloeocapsa

Gender: feminine (stem: Gloeocaps-)

Type species: Gloeocapsa gelatinosa Kützing 1843

Valid publication: Kützing FT. Phycologia generalis, oder, Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. F. A. Brockhaus, Leipzig, 1843.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 15
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 18
Total number of child taxa: 18

Parent taxon: Chroococcaceae Rabenhorst 1863

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: 6259
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