Phytoconis Bory, 1797
Lectotype species: Phytoconis botryoides (Linnaeus) Bory
Original publication:Bory de Saint-Vincent, J.B.G.M.A.G. (1797). Mémoire sur les genres Conferva et Byssus, du chevalier O. Linné. pp. 1-58. Bordeaux: De l'Imprimerie de Louis Carazza, place Guillaume-Tell, no. 6.
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 13 species names in the database at present.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2018.