Holotype species: Pseudocrouania ischiana Funk
Currently accepted name for the type species: Crouania ischiana (Funk) C.F.Boudouresque & M.M.Perret-Boudouresque
Original publication and holotype designation: Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Crouania.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Boudouresque, C.-F. & Perret-Boudouresque, M. (1987). A checklist of the benthic marine algae of Corsica. pp. -121. Marseille: GIS Posidonie publ.
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 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):
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Schneider, C.W. & Wynne, M.J. (2007). A synoptic review of the classification of red algal genera a half a century after Kylin's "Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen". Botanica Marina 50: 197-249.
Wynne, M.J. & Schneider, C.W. (2010). Addendum to the synoptic review of red algal genera. Botanica Marina 53: 291-299.
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Created: 30 December 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 February 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=39740
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2021.