Bifida, 1809, nom. rejic.
Holotype species: Bifida divaricata Stackhouse
Currently accepted name for the type species: Rhodophyllis divaricata (Stackhouse) Papenfuss
Original publication and holotype designation: Stackhouse, J. (1809). Tentamen marino-cryptogamicum, ordinem novum; in genera et species distributum, in Classe XXIVta Linnaei sistens. Mémoires de la Société Imperiale des Naturalistes de Moscou 2: -97.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodophyllis.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Woelkerling, W.J., Furnari, G., Cormaci, M. & McNeill, J. (2020). A nomenclatural analysis of the genus name Rhodophyllis (Cystocloniaceae, Rhodophyta). Notulae Algarum 155: 1-9, 4 figs.
Rejected name: rejected in favour of Rhodophyllis Kützing, 1847, nom. cons. - (5 Jan 2011) - M.D. Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 26 species names 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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Created: 29 December 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 September 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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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 28 September 2021.