heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)
According to Komarek and Golubic (1990) originally assigned to Cyanobacteria but probably belonging to Bacteria; "later homonym to Desmanthus Willdenow 1806 nom. cons.; synonym of Skujaephyconema Burkart, 1959".Publication:
Komarek J, Golubic S. Guide to the Nomenclature and formal taxonomic treatment of oxyphototroph prokaryotes (Cyanoprokaryotes). Unknown Publisher, Unknown City, 1990.
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: 2