Name: Pannus Hickel 1991

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Pannus, rag, with reference to the appearance of the colonies

Gender: masculine

Type species: Pannus spumosus Hickel 1991

Valid publication: Hickel B. Two new chroococcal cyanophytes from a brackish environment (Schlei-Fjord), Germany. Algological Studies 1991; 64:97-104.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

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: 6240