Prasionema Heesch, M.Pazoutová & Rindi, 2015
Holotype species: Prasionema payeri Heesch, M.Pazoutová & Rindi
Original publication and holotype designation: Heesch, S., Pazoutová, M., Moniz, M.B.J. & Rindi, F. (2016). Prasiolales (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta) of the Svalbard Archipelago: diversity, biogeography and description of the new genera Prasionella and Prasionema. European Journal of Phycology 51(1): 171-187.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Heesch, S., Pazoutová, M., Moniz, M.B.J. & Rindi, F. (2016). Prasiolales (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta) of the Svalbard Archipelago: diversity, biogeography and description of the new genera Prasionella and Prasionema. European Journal of Phycology 51(1): 171-187.
Familal placement fide Svenja Heesch (pers. comm.). - (17 Jul 2018) - M.D. Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present, of which 2 have been flagged as accepted taxonomically on the basis of the listed literature under the species name. In some instances, opinions on taxonomic validity differ from author to author and users are encouraged to form their own opinion. AlgaeBase is a work in progress and should not be regarded as a definitive source only as a guide to the literature..
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