Lamprothamnus A.Braun, 1882, nom. illeg.
Holotype species: Lamprothamnus alopecuroides A.Braun
Original publication and holotype designation: Braun, A. & Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1883). Fragmente einer Monographie der Characeen von Hrn. A. Braun. Nach den hinterlassenen Manuscripten A. Braun's herausgegeben von Hrn. Dr. Otto Nordstedt. Abhandlungen der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften 1882(1): 1-211, 7 pls.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Lamprothamnium.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Lamprothamnus Hiern, 1877 (Rubiaceae). - (13 Dec 2008) - Wendy Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 6 species names in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
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Created: 12 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 January 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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