Holotype species: Ionia cornu-cervi Perestenko
Currently accepted name for the type species: Callophyllis cornu-cervi (Perestenko) T.A.Klochkova, N.G.Klochkova & S.M.Boo
Original publication and holotype designation: Perestenko, L.P. (1996 '1994'). Krasnye vodorosli dal'nevostochnykh more Rossii [Red algae of the far-eastern seas of Russia]. pp. 1-330, 60 pls. St. Petersburg: Rossiiskaia Akademiia Nauk, Botanichesk Institut im. V.L. Komarova [Komarov Botanical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences] & OLGA, a private publishing company.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Klochkova, T.A., Kim, G.H., Klochkova, N.G., Belij, M.N., Boo, G.H. & Boo, S.M. (2013). Callophyllis cornu-cervi (Perestenko) comb. nov. (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta): re-evaluation of the endemic monotypic genus Ionia from the Sea of Okhotsk based on morphology and molecular evidence. Botanica Marina 56(2): 119-129.
Numbers of names and species: There is only one species or infraspecific name in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
Click here to also show infraspecific names in the list below.
Schneider, C.W. & Wynne, M.J. (2007). A synoptic review of the classification of red algal genera a half a century after Kylin's "Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen". Botanica Marina 50: 197-249.
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Created: 28 December 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 July 2013 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 March 2019.