154,917 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,111 images, 59,869 bibliographic items, 430,948 distributional records.

Taxonomy Browser

Class: Florideophyceae

Higher Taxonomy

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Name

Authority  

# Species

 

Empire

Eukaryota

Chatton  

45,297

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Kingdom

Plantae

Haeckel  

18,862

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Subkingdom

Biliphyta

Cavalier-Smith  

7,286

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Phylum

Rhodophyta

Wettstein  

7,261

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Subphylum

Eurhodophytina

G.W.Saunders & Hommersand  

7,079

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Class

Florideophyceae

Cronquist  

6,899

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Subordinate taxa

Rank

Name

Authority  

Fossil

# Species

 

Order

Acrochaetiales

Feldmann  

225

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Acrosymphytales

R.D.Withall & G.W.Saunders  

16

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Ahnfeltiales

Maggs & Pueschel  

11

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Subclass

Ahnfeltiophycidae

G.W.Saunders & Hommersand  

12

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Order

Atractophorales

Maggs, L.Le Gall, Filloramo & G.W.Saunders  

2

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Balbianiales

R.G.Sheath & K.M.Müller  

2

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Balliales

H.-G.Choi, G.T.Kraft, & G.W.Saunders  

7

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Batrachospermales

Pueschel & K.M.Cole  

252

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Bonnemaisoniales

Feldmann & G.Feldmann  

33

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Catenellopsidales

K.R.Dixon, Filloramo & G.W.Saunders  

1

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Ceramiales

Nägeli  

2,694

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Colaconematales

J.T.Harper & G.W.Saunders  

50

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Corallinales

P.C.Silva & H.W.Johansen  

602

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Subclass

Corallinophycidae

Le Gall & G.W.Saunders  

770

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Order

Corallinophycidae ord. incertae sedis

 

5

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Entwisleiales

F.J.Scott, G.W.Saunders & Kraft  

1

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Florideophyceae incertae sedis

 

17

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Gelidiales

Kylin  

230

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Gigartinales

F.Schmitz  

933

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Gracilariales

Fredericq & Hommersand  

236

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Halymeniales

G.W.Saunders & Kraft  

353

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Hapalidiales

W.A.Nelson, J.E.Sutherland, T.J.Farr & H.S.Yoon  

115

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Hildenbrandiales

Pueschel & K.M.Cole  

19

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Subclass

Hildenbrandiophycidae

G.W.Saunders & Hommersand  

19

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Nemaliales

F.Schmitz  

280

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Subclass

Nemaliophycidae

T.Christensen  

885

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Nemastomatales

Kylin  

65

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Palmariales

Guiry & D.E.G.Irvine  

46

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Peyssonneliales

Krayesky, Fredericq & J.N.Norris  

136

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Pihiellales

J.M.Huisman, A.R.Sherwood and I.A.Abbott  

1

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Plocamiales

G.W.Saunders & Kraft  

74

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Rhodachlyales

G.W.Saunders, S.L.Clayden, J.L.Scott, K.A.West, U.Karsten & J.A.West  

2

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Rhodogorgonales

S.Fredericq, J.N.Norris & C.Pueschel  

4

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Order

Rhodymeniales

F.Schmitz  

410

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Subclass

Rhodymeniophycidae

G.W.Saunders & Hommersand  

5,203

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Order

Sebdeniales

Withall & G.W.Saunders  

20

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Sporolithales

Le Gall & G.W.Saunders  

44

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Thoreales

K.M.Müller, Sheath, A.R.Sherwood & Pueschel  

20

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