Name: Crinalium Crow 1927

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Valid publication: Crow WB. Crinalium, a new genus of Cyanophyceae, and its bearing on the morphology of the group. Annals of Botany 1927; 41:161-166.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Gomontiellaceae Elenkin ex Geitler 1942

Assigned by: De Winder B, Stal LJ, Mur LR. Crinalium epipsammum sp. nov.: a filamentous cyanobacterium with trichomes composed of elliptical cells and containing poly-β-(1, 4) glucan (cellulose). J. Gen. Microbiol. 1990; 136:1645-1653.

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