Pulvinaria, 1885: 249
Holotype species: Pulvinaria algicola L.Reinhard
Currently accepted name for the type species: Chrysoreinhardia algicola (L.Reinhard) C.Billard
Original publication:Reinhardt, L. (1885). Material zur morphologie und systematik der algen des Schwarzen Meeres. Denkschr. Neu-Russ. Ges. Naturforscher 9: 199-510.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Chrysoreinhardia.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Pulvinaria Bonorden, 1851 - (26 Oct 2008) - Wendy Guiry
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present.
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):
Hoffmann, L., Billard, C., Janssens, M., Leruth, M. & Demoulin, V. (2000). Mass development of marine benthic Sarcinochrysidales (Chrysophyceae s.l.) in Corsica. Botanica Marina 43: 223-231.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=46128
Cite this record as:
Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 March 2014.