Olivia S.F.Gray, 1821, nom. inval.
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 in Drouet, 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.
Numbers of names and species: There are 11 species names 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):
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Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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