Original publication:Sauvageau, C. (1904). Remarques sur les Sphacélariacées. Vol. 2 pp. 321-480. Bordeaux: Féret et fils.
Illegitimate: according to INA, an intentional name change for Phloiocaulon Geyler, 1866. According to Sauvageu, his name is "plus euphonique" but this is an unwarranted change of name and not a necessary ortographic alternation. - (27 Apr 2015) - M.D. Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 3 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: 01 January 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 April 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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