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Cyanoptyche Pascher, 1929

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Glaucophyta
Class Glaucophyceae
Order Gloeochaetales
Family Gloeochaetales familia incertae sedis

Holotype species: Cyanoptyche gloeocystis Pascher

Original publication and holotype designation: Pascher, A. (1929). Studien uber symbiosen. Uber einige Endosymbiosen von Blaualgen in Einzellern. Jahrb. Wiss. Bot. 71: 386-462.

Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Marin, B., Klingberg, M. & Melkonian, M. (1998). Phylogenetic relationships among the Cryptophyta: analyses of nuclear-encoded SSU rRNA sequences support the monophyly of extant plastid-containing lineages. Protist 149: 265-276, 2 figs, 2 tables.

Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present, of which 1 has 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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