Rhizomonas W.S.Kent, 1880
Holotype species: Rhizomonas verrucosa W.S.Kent
Original publication and holotype designation: Saville Kent, W. [Kent, W.S.] (1881 '1880-1881'). A manual of the Infusoria; including a description of all known flagellate, ciliate and tentaculiferous Protozoa, British and foreign, and an account of the organisation and affinities of the sponges. Vol. I pp. 1-472. London: David Bogue, 3 St. Martin's Place, Trafalgar Square, London W.C..
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Gómez, F. (2007). The consortium of the protozoan Solenicola setigera and the diatom Leptocylindrus mediterraneus in the Pacific Ocean. Acta Protozoologica 46: 15-24.
Numbers of names and species: There are 2 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: 16 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 November 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 May 2021.