Name: Microcystis Kützing ex Lemmermann 1907

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc. adj. mikros, klein; Gr. fem. n. kystis, Blase; N.L. fem. n. Microcystis

Gender: feminine (stem: Microcyst-)

Type species: Microcystis aeruginosa Kützing ex Lemmermann 1907

Valid publication: Lemmermann E. Algen I (Schizophyceen, Flagellaten, Peridineen). In: Anonymous NN (eds), Kryptogamenflora der Mark Brandenburg und angrenzender Gebiete herausgegeben von dem Botanischen Verein der Provinz Brandenburg. Dritter Band, Verlag von Gebrüder Borntraeger, Leipzig, 1907, p. 1-304.

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: 25
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 30
Total number of child taxa: 30

Parent taxon: Microcystaceae Elenkin 1933

Assigned by: Elenkin AA. O sistematicheskom podrazdenii poryadka Chroococcales Geitler (1925). Trudy Botanicheskogo Instituta Akademii Nauk SSSR, Series 2, Sporovye Rasteniya 1933; 1:17-21.

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Record number: 6512
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