Name: Polycystis Kützing 1849

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Polycystis

Gender: feminine (stem: Polycyst-)

Type species: Polycystis aeruginosa Kützing 1849

Valid publication: Kützing FT. Species algarum. F.A. Brockhaus, Leipzig, 1849.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code), illegitimate name

Taxonomic status: in need of a replacement


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 5
Total number of child taxa: 5

Parent taxon: Microcystaceae Elenkin 1933

Assigned by: Komarek J, Golubic S. Guide to the Nomenclature and formal taxonomic treatment of oxyphototroph prokaryotes (Cyanoprokaryotes). Unknown Publisher, Unknown City, 1990.

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Record number: 8145
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