Cornicularia (A.V.) V.J. & P.G. , 1974, nom. illeg.
Holotype species: Cornicularia gracilis (J.V.Lamouroux) V.J.Chapman & P.G.Parkinson
Currently accepted name for the type species: Haliptilon roseum (Lamarck) Garbary & H.W.Johansen
Original publication and holotype designation: Chapman, V.J. & Parkinson, P.G. (1974). Issue 3: Cryptonemiales. In: The marine algae of New Zealand. Part III. Rhodophyceae. (Chapman, V.J. Eds), pp. 155-278. Lehre: J. Cramer.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Schneider, C.W. & Wynne, M.J. (2007). A synoptic review of the classification of red algal genera a half a century after Kylin's "Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen". Botanica Marina 50: 197-249.
Illegitmate: later homonym of Cornicularia (J.C.D.Schreber) G.F.Hoffmann, Descr. Adumbr. Pl. Lich. 2(2): 37. 1792 (Fungi). - (5 Oct 2010) - M.D. Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 7 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: 30 December 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.