Name: Nostoc cavernicola Miscoe and Johansen 2016

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: ca.ver.ni’co.la. N.L. fem. dim. n. Loriella, name of a genus; Gr. fem. n. opsis, aspect, appearance; N.L. fem. n. Loriellopsis, that which appears similar to Loriella; L. fem. n. caverna, a hollow, cavity, cave, cavern, grotto; L. masc./fem. n. suff. -cola, inhabitant, dweller; N.L. masc./fem. n. cavernicola, inhabitant in caves (nominative in apposition)

Gender: neuter

Type strain: BISH 755087; HA4349-LM2

Valid publication: Miscoe LH, Johansen JR, Vaccarino MA, Pietrasiak N, Sherwood AR. The diatom flora and cyobacteria from caves on Kauai, Hawaii. II. Novel cyanobacteria from caves on Kauai, Hawaii. Bibliotheca Phycologica 2016; 120:75-152.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name

Parent taxon: Nostoc Vaucher ex Bornet and Flahault 1886

Assigned by: Miscoe LH, Johansen JR, Vaccarino MA, Pietrasiak N, Sherwood AR. The diatom flora and cyobacteria from caves on Kauai, Hawaii. II. Novel cyanobacteria from caves on Kauai, Hawaii. Bibliotheca Phycologica 2016; 120:75-152.

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Record number: 29294
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