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Papyracea Stackhouse, 1809, nom. rejic.

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

Lectotype species: Papyracea lacerata (S.G.Gmelin) Stackhouse

Currently accepted name for the type species: Cryptopleura ramosa (Hudson) L.Newton

Original publication:Stackhouse, J. (1809). Tentamen marino-cryptogamicum, ordinem novum; in genera et species distributum, in Classe XXIVta Linnaei sistens. Mémoires de la Société Imperiale des Naturalistes de Moscou 2: [50]-97.
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Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Cryptopleura.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.

Nomenclatural notes
Nom. rejic. vs Cryptopleura Kützing 1843 (nom. cons.). - (19 Jan 2011) - M.D. Guiry

Numbers of names and species: There are 5 species names in the database at present.

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