Anagnostidis K, Komárek J. Modern approach to the classification system of cyanophytes 3 - Oscillatoriales. Algological Studies 1988; 50-53:327-472.
validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)
Hoffmann et al. (2005) assigned this genus to the family Oscillatoriaceae Engler 1898.Publication:
Hoffmann L, Komárek J, Kaštovský J. System of cyanoprokaryotes (cyanobacteria) – state in 2004. Algol. Stud. 2005; 117:95-115.
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Borzia Cohn ex Gomont 1892.Publication:
Hua M. A new marine blue-green algae of the genus Borzia from the Xisha Islands, Guangdong Province, China. Oceanologia et Limnologia Sinica 1981; 12:265-269.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3 Total number of child taxa: 3