Coelodiscus C.C., 1941: 294
Holotype species: Coelodiscus prasinus C.-C.Jao
Currently accepted name for the type species: Jaoa prasina (C.C.Jao) K.C.Fan
Original publication and holotype designation:Jao, C.C. (1941). Studies on the freshwater algae of China. IX. Coelodiscaceae, a new family of the Chlorophyceae. Sinensia 12: 291-298.
Illegitimate: priority for Coelodiscus Baillon 1858 (Euphorbiaceae). - (1 Aug 2011) - M.D. 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):
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=47471
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 22 May 2013.