heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)
For the type species of this genus another name is in use, which is affiliated with the genus Desmanthos Skuja 1956.Publication:
Skuja H. Taxonomische und biologische Studien über das Phytoplankton schwedischer Binnengewässer. Nova acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis ser. 4 1956; 16:404.
Skujaephyconema Burkhart 1959 is illegitimate because it is a superfluos name. According to Komarek and Golubic (1990) originally assigned to Cyanobacteria but probably belonging to Bacteria.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: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1 Total number of child taxa: 1