Rhizenteron P.J.L.Dangeard, 1952
Lectotype species: Rhizenteron tuberculosum (P.J.L.Dangeard) P.J.L.Dangeard
Currently accepted name for the type species: Blidingia tuberculosa (P.J.L.Dangeard) Benhissoune, Boudouresque & Verlaque
Original publication:Dangeard, P.[J.L.] (1952). Sur un genre nouveau d'Ulvacées: Rhizenteron nov. gen. Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Séances de l'Académie des Sciences 235: 1265-1267.
Type designated in Papenfuss, G.F. (1960). On the genera of the Ulvales and the status of the order. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 56: 303-318, 21 figs, 6 pls.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Blidingia.
Numbers of names and species: There are 2 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: 05 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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