Pleuroblepharis M.J., 1970, nom. illeg.
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.
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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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2020.