Algacites E.F.Schlotheim, 1825: 43
Type species: a type species (generitype) appears not to have been designated.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
Fossil of uncertain affinities. - (13 Feb 2011) - M.D. Guiry
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 7 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present, of which 7 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):
Algacites areolatus Fliche C
Algacites clavatoris T.Harris C
Algacites granulatus Quenstedt C
Algacites landsburgiiformis Fliche C
Algacites mougeotii Fliche C
Algacites rugosus Fliche C
Algacites simplex Fliche C
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=49191
Cite this record as:
M.D. 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 09 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:106889