Lukas KJ, Golubić S. New endolithic Cyanophytes from the north Atlantic Ocean: I. Cyanosaccus piriformis gen. et sp. nov. Journal of Phycology 1981; 17:224-229.
validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)
Hoffmann et al. (2005) assigned this genus to the family Hydrococcaceae Kützing 1843.Publication:
Hoffmann L, Komárek J, Kaštovský J. System of cyanoprokaryotes (cyanobacteria) – state in 2004. Algol. Stud. 2005; 117:95-115.
This taxon name is occasionally misprinted in some sources as: "Cvanosaccus"; "Cyanasaccus"; "Cyanasaceus"; "Cyanosarcus"; "Zyanosaccus".
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