Kakabekia Barghoorn in E. S. Barghoorn et S. A. Tyler, 1965: 577
Holotype species: Kakabekia umbellata Barghoorn & Tyler
Original publication and holotype designation:Barghoorn, E.S. & Tyler, S.A. (1965). Microorganisms from the Gunflint chert. Science 147: 563-577.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
This is a genus of fossil species or a genus with a fossil type species.
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 5 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present, of which 5 have been flagged as currently accepted taxonomically.
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):
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=45690
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:107230