Name: Pleurococcus Meneghini 1837

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Pleu.ro.coc.cus. N.L. masc. n. Pleurococcus

Gender: masculine (stem: Pleurococc-)

Type species: Pleurococcus communis Meneghini 1837

Valid publication: Meneghini G. Conspectus algologiae Euganeae. Comentarii di Medicina. Opera Periodica di G.F. Spongia 1837; 4:321-355.

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: 4
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 6

Parent taxon: Chroococcaceae Rabenhorst 1863

Assigned by: Silva PC. Names of classes and families of living algae with special reference to their use in the Index Nominum Genericorum (Plantarum). Bohn, Scheltema & Holkema, Utrecht, 1980.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/genus/pleurococcusLink copied to clipboard

Record number: 17818
This LPSN page was printed on 2024-07-16 09:56:03