Name: Scytonemataceae corrig. Frank 1886

Category: Family

Proposed as: fam. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. pl. n. Scytonemataceae, the Scytonema family

Gender: feminine

Type genus: Scytonema Agardh ex Bornet and Flahault 1886

Valid publication: Frank AB. Dr Johannes Leunis Synopsis der Pflanzenkunde. 3. Aufl. 3. Band. Unknown Publisher, Hannover, 1886.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 31
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 33
Total number of child taxa: 41

Parent taxon: Nostocales corrig. Borzì 1914

Assigned by: Strunecky O, Ivanova AP, Mares J. An updated classification of cyanobacterial orders and families based on phylogenomic and polyphasic analysis. J Phycol 2023; 59:12-51.

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Record number: 6100
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