Epymenia Kützing, 1849
Lectotype species: Epymenia obtusa (Greville) Kützing
Currently accepted name for the type species: Rhodymenia obtusa (Greville) Womersley
Original publication: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Type designated in: Schmitz, F. (1889). Systematische Übersicht der bisher bekannten Gattungen der Florideen. Flora oder Allgemeine botanische Zeitung 72: 435-456, pl. XXI.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2019-09-14 by M.D. Guiry.
Taxonomic status: This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodymenia.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 14 September 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 December 2022