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Rhizenteron P.J.L.Dangeard, 1952

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulvales
Family Ulvaceae

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.
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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.

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