Hymenenopsis Showe M., W.A.Nelson & , 2012
Holotype species: Hymenenopsis heterophylla Showe M.Lin, W.A.Nelson & M.H.Hommersand
Original publication and holotype designation: Lin, S-M., Nelson, W.A. & Hommersand, M.W. (2012). Hymenenopsis heterophylla gen. et sp. nov. (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) from New Zealand, based on a red alga previously known as Hymenena palmata f. marginata sensu Kylin, with emphasis on its cystocarp development. Phycologia 51(1): 62-73.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
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Created: 28 February 2012 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 13 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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