Original publication:Ehrenberg, C.G, (1843). Über die weitere Entwickelung der Verbreitung und des Einflusses des mikroskopischen Lebens in Afrika. Ber. K. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1843: 133-136.
Taxonomic status: uncertain, requiring further investigation.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as neuter.
Compounds ending in "-gramma" are treated as neuter. - (16 Aug 2017) - M.D. Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 3 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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Verification of data
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Created: 02 November 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 August 2020 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=47098
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 October 2020.