Name: Limnococcus (Komárek and Anagnostidis 1999) Komárková et al. 2010

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Lim.no.coc.cus. N.L. masc. n. coccus, grain; N.L. masc. n. Limnococcus

Gender: masculine (stem: Limnococc-)

Type species: Limnococcus limneticus (Lemmermann 1898) Komárková et al. 2010

Valid publication: Komárková J, Jezberová J, Komárek O, Zapomělová E. Variability of Chroococcus (Cyanobacteria) morphospecies with regard to phylogenetic relationships. Hydrobiologia 2010; 639:69-83.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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: 2

Parent taxon: Merismopediaceae Elenkin 1933

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: 6386
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