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Pleuroblepharis M.J.Wynne, 1970, nom. illeg.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Bonnemaisoniales
Family Bonnemaisoniaceae

Holotype species: Pleuroblepharis stichidophora M.J.Wynne

Currently accepted name for the type species: Pleuroblepharidella japonica (Okamura) M.J.Wynne

Original publication and holotype designation: Wynne, M.J. (1970). Marine algae of Amchitka Island (Aleutian Islands). II. Bonnemaisoniaceae. Pacific Science 24: 433-438.

Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Pleuroblepharidella.

Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: 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.

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: later homonym of Pleuroblepharis H.Baillon, 1890 (Acanthaceae). - (5 Oct 2010) - M.D. Guiry

Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present.

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Created: 28 December 2000 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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