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Blastophyllis D'Archino & W.A.Nelson, 2017

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Kallymeniaceae

Holotype species: Blastophyllis hombroniana (Montagne) D'Archino & W.A.Nelson

Original publication and holotype designation: D'Archino, R., Nelson, W.A. & Sutherland, J.E. (2017). Neither Callophyllis nor Gelidium: Blastophyllis gen. nov. and Zuccarelloa gen. nov. (Kallymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) for three New Zealand species. Phycologia 56(5): 549-560, 34 fig.

Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present, of which 2 have been flagged as accepted taxonomically on the basis of the listed literature under the species name. In some instances, opinions on taxonomic validity differ from author to author and users are encouraged to form their own opinion. AlgaeBase is a work in progress and should not be regarded as a definitive source only as a guide to the literature..

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