Blossevillea Decaisne, 1840, nom. rejic.
Lectotype species: Blossevillea torulosa (R.Brown ex Turner) Decaisne
Currently accepted name for the type species: Cystophora torulosa (R.Brown ex Turner) J.Agardh
Original publication: Decaisne, J. (1840). Sur les caractères de quelques Thalassiophytes. Bulletins de l'Académie Royale des Sciences et Belles-Lettes de Bruxelles 7(1): 409-417.
Type designated in: Silva, P.C. (1952). A review of nomenclatural conservation in the algae from the point of view of the type method. University of California Publications in Botany 25: 241-323.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2011-10-23 by M.D. Guiry.
Taxonomic status: This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cystophora.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 October 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 June 2023