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Hormiscia Fries, 1835, nom. rejic.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Cladophorales
Family Cladophoraceae

Lectotype species: Hormiscia penicilliformis (Roth) Fries

Currently accepted name for the type species: Urospora penicilliformis (Roth) Areschoug

Original publication:Fries, E.M. (1835). Corpus florarum provincialium Sueciae. I. Floram scanicam. pp. [i]-xxiv, [1]-394. Upsaliae [Uppsala]: typis Palmblad, Serell & C.
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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.

Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Urospora.

Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.

Nomenclatural notes
Nom. rej. vs. Urospora Areschoug 1866 (nom. cons.). - (26 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry

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Verified by: 26 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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