Olivia S.F.Gray, 1821: 318
Lectotype species: Olivia botryoides (Linnaeus) S.F.Gray
Original publication:Gray, S.F. (1821). A natural arrangement of British plants, according to their relations to each other, as pointed out by Jussieu, De Candolle, Brown, &c. including those cultivated for use; with an introduction to botany, in which the terms newly introduced are explained; illustrated by figures. pp. vol. 1: [i]-xxviii, - 824, pls I-XXI plates. London: Printed for Baldwin, Cradock & Joy, Paternoster-Row.
Type designated inDrouet, F. & Daily, W.A. (1956). Revision of the coccoid Myxophyceae.. Butler University Botanical Studies 12: 1-218, 377 figs.
Taxonomic status: uncertain, requiring further investigation.
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 11 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is currently 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):
Olivia acetabulum (Linnaeus) Trevisan P
Olivia adrosace Bertoloni S
Olivia androsace (Pallas) Bertoloni S
Olivia botryoides (Linnaeus) S.F.Gray U - type
Olivia calyculus (J.V.Lamouroux) Trevisan P
Olivia cinerea (With.) S.F.Gray P
Olivia crenulata (J.V.Lamouroux) Trevisan P
Olivia cruenta S.F.Gray S
Olivia integra Bertoloni P
Olivia ustulata (Mertens ex Turner) Montagne S
Olivia violacea S.F.Gray S
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=43895
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:120291