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CYANOPHYCEAE Schaffner (cyanobacteria, blue-green "algae", chloroplasts)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Class)

CHROOCOCCALES R. von Wettstein von Westerheim, 2002 (non-filamentous cyanobacteria) Order 2 subtaxa  
MICROCYSTACEAE Elenkin, 1933 (a family of cyanobacteria) Family 2 subtaxa  
Unidentified Gloeocapsa (Unidentified Gloeocapsa Cyanobacteria) Unidentified    
Microcystis wesenbergii Komárek (a cyanobacterium)
NOSTOCALES (an order of unbranched filamentous cyanobacteria)
NOSTOCACEAE (a family of cyanobacteria), eg: Unidentified Anabaena (Unidentified Anabaena Cyanobacteria) - Thallus RIVULARIACEAE (a family of cyanobacteria), eg: Gloeotrichia echinulata (a planktonic cyanobacterium) - Colony - squashed - heterocysts in central area
Order 12 subtaxa 2 ident refs
OSCILLATORIALES Cavalier-Smith, 2002 (an order of primitive filamentous cyanobacteria) Order 2 subtaxa  
PHORMIDIACEAE Anagn. & Komárek, 1988 (a family of primitive filamentous cyanobacteria) Family 2 subtaxa  
Phormidium breve (Kützing ex Gomont) Anagn. & Komárek, 1988 (a filamentous cyanobacterium)
Phormidium limosum (Dillwyn) P.C. Silva, 1996 (a filamentous cyanobacterium)
End of filament
SYNECHOCOCCALES (an order of bacteria) Order 2 subtaxa  
MERISMOPEDIACEAE (a family of bacteria) Family 2 subtaxa  
Coelosphaerium kuetzingianum Nägeli (a cyanobacterium)
Cells - lateral view
Unidentified Merismopedia (Unidentified Merismopedia Cyanobacteria)

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 1 general literature references to CYANOPHYCEAE (cyanobacteria, blue-green "algae", chloroplasts)

CYANOPHYCEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(bacteria, mitochondria, blue-green algae)
(cyanobacteria, blue-green "algae", chloroplasts)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 14 feeding and other relationships of CYANOPHYCEAE (cyanobacteria, blue-green "algae", chloroplasts)

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