Lectotype species: Aspalatia crassior Ercegovic
Original publication:Ercegovic, A. (1927). Tri roda litofitskih cijanoficeja sa jadranske obale. Acta Botanica Instituti Botanici Universitatis Zagrebensis 2: 78-84, 5 figs.
Type designated in Drouet, F. & Daily, W.A. (1956). Revision of the coccoid Myxophyceae. Butler University Botanical Studies 12: 1-218, 377 figs.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Bangia.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Frémy, P. (1934). Cyanophycées des côtes d'Europe. Mémoires de la Société Nationale des Sciences Naturelles et Mathématiques de Cherbourg 41: 1-235, 66 pls.
Numbers of names and species: There are 3 species names in the database at present, of which 3 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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Created: 16 April 2003 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 11 December 2018.