Rhizosolenia, 1843, nom. rejic.
Holotype species: Rhizosolenia americana Ehrenberg
Original publication and holotype designation: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1843). Verbreitung und Einfluss des mikroskopischen Lebens in Süd- und Nord-Amerika. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1841: 291-445 + [1, Berichtigungen], + 4 pls.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Pseudopyxilla.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Fossil-Bacillariophyceae (ING). - (3 Aug 2012) - Wendy Guiry
This is a genus of fossil species, or a genus with a fossil type species, or a genus the type species of which was originally described as a fossil.
Numbers of names and species: There are 1 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: 03 August 2012 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 05 September 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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