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Ptilocladiopsis Berthold, 1882

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Ptilocladiopidsaceae

Holotype species: Ptilocladiopsis horrida Berthold

Original publication and holotype designation: Berthold, G. (1882). Über die Vertheilung der Algen im Golf von Neapel nebst einem Verzeichnis der bisher daselbst beobachteten Arten. Mittheilungen aus der Zoologischen Station zu Neapal 3: 393-536, 3 pls.
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Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Nomenclatural notes
Monotypic when first introduced. - (24 Jan 2017) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
Ceramiales: incertae sedis (Wynne & Schneider 2010). - (27 Jun 2011) - Wendy Guiry

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References
Wynne, M.J. & Schneider, C.W. (2010). Addendum to the synoptic review of red algal genera. Botanica Marina 53: 291-299.

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Created: 31 December 2000 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 24 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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