Genus Prochloron

Name: Prochloron (ex Lewin 1977) Florenzano et al. 1986

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov., nom. rev.

Etymology: Gr. pref. pro-, before, primitive; Gr. masc. adj. chlôros, green; N.L. neut. n. Prochloron, primitive green (cell)

Gender: neuter (stem: Prochlor-)

Type species: Prochloron didemni (ex Lewin 1977) Florenzano et al. 1986

Valid publication: Florenzano G, Balloni W, Materassi R. Nomenclature of Prochloron didemni (Lewin 1977) sp. nov., nom. rev., Prochloron (Lewin 1976) gen. nov., nom. rev., Prochloraceae fam. nov., Prochlorales ord. nov., nom. rev. in the class Photobacteria Gibbons and Murray 1978. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1986; 36:351-353.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Prochloraceae (ex Lewin 1977) Florenzano et al. 1986

Assigned by: Florenzano G, Balloni W, Materassi R. Nomenclature of Prochloron didemni (Lewin 1977) sp. nov., nom. rev., Prochloron (Lewin 1976) gen. nov., nom. rev., Prochloraceae fam. nov., Prochlorales ord. nov., nom. rev. in the class Photobacteria Gibbons and Murray 1978. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1986; 36:351-353.

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Record number: 517317
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