Dolichospermum, 1850, nom. inval.
Type species: a type species (generitype) appears not to have been designated.
Original publication:Ralfs, J. (1850). On the Nostochineae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 2 5: 321-343, pls VIII, IX.
Taxonomic status: uncertain, requiring further investigation.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
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: 23 December 2011 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 23 July 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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