Taxon profile


Chroococcales R. von Wettstein & von Westerheim, 2002

phylum Cyanobacteria - blue-green algae »  class Cyanophyceae »  subclass Oscillatoriophycidae

Scientific synonyms

incl. Pleurocapsales, Prochlorales

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

family Chroococcaceae Rabenhorst, 1863
family Dermocarpellaceae T. Christensen, 1978
family Entophysalidaceae Geitler, 1925
family Hyellaceae Borzí, 1914
family Microcystaceae Elenkin, 1933
family Prochloraceae R.A. Lewin, 1977
family Xenococcaceae Ercegović, 1932

Chroococcales incertae sedis

genus Chadefaudiothrix P. Bourrelly, 1956

Links and literature

EN Komárek J. & Komárková-Legnerová J. (2002): Contribution to the knowledge of planktic cyanoprokaryotes from central Mexico, Preslia 74(3): 207–233, 2002. [as Chroococcales]

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