Pyxidicula Ehrenberg, 1834, nom. rejic.
Holotype species: Pyxidicula operculata (C.Agardh) Ehrenberg
Currently accepted name for the type species: Rhopalodia operculata (C.Agardh) Håkanasson
Original publication and holotype designation: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1834). Dritter Beitrag zur Erkenntniss grosser Organisation in der Richtung des kleinsten Raumes. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1833: 145-336, pls I-XIII.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2013-12-16 by M.D. Guiry.
Taxonomic status: This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhopalodia.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 16 December 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2023