Predaeopsis, 1981, nom. inval.
Holotype species: Predaeopsis japonica Kajimura
Currently accepted name for the type species: Predaea bisporifera Kajimura
Original publication and holotype designation: Kajimura, M. (1981). On deep-sea red algal vegetations in the Japan Sea, and a new Nemastomaceous alga, Predaeopsis japonica n. gen. n. sp.. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 10: 181-186.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Predaea.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Kajimura, M. (1987). Two new species of Predaea (Nemastomataceae, Rhodophyta) from the Sea of Japan. Phycologia 26: 419-428.
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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Created: 28 December 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 March 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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