Etymology: Pa.ren.chy.mo.dis.cus. N.L. masc. n. Parenchymodiscus, From parenchyma, meaning poured in beside, and discus, meaning disc-shaped, referring to the parenchymatous packing of the cells all in a disc shape.
Type species: Parenchymodiscus endolithicus Green et al. 1988
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
|Name||Nomenclatural status||Taxonomic status|
|Parenchymodiscus endolithicus Green et al. 1988||validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)||correct name|
Parent taxon: [Cyanophyceae, not assigned to family]Record number: 24031