Haematococcus C., 1829: t. 33
Holotype species: Haematococcus sanguineus C.Agardh
Currently accepted name for the type species: Gloeocapsa sanguinea (C.Agardh) Kützing
Original publication:Agardh, C.A. (1829). Icones algarum europearum. Représentation d'algues européenes suive de celle des espèces exotiques les plus remarquables récemment découvertes. Vol. Fasc. 3 pp. xxi-xxx, Plates 21-30. Leipsic [Leipzig]: Leopold Voss.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Gloeocapsa.
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There is only one species or infraspecific name 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=50906
Cite this record as:
Michael 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 10 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:109749