Beckerella Kylin, 1956
Holotype species: Beckerella pinnatifida (J.Agardh) Kylin
Currently accepted name for the type species: Ptilophora pinnatifida J.Agardh
Original publication and holotype designation: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2017-01-20 by M.D. Guiry.
Taxonomic status: This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ptilophora.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Tronchin, E.M., Freshwater, D.W. & Bolton, J.J. (2003). A re-evaluation of the genera Beckerella and Ptilophora (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data. Phycologia 42: 80-89.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 January 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 September 2022