homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code), illegitimate name
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Lightfootiella Hašler et al. 2018.Publication:
Hašler P, Pentecost A, Jahodářová E, Dvořák P, Poulíčková A. Taxonomic revision of Ulva montana (Lightfoot 1777) and description of a new genus of Lightfootiella (Cyanophyceae, Chroococcaceae). Phytotaxa 2018; 362:173-186.
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Anacystis Meneghini 1837.Publication:
Drouet F, Daily WA. A synopsis of the coccoid Myxophyceae. Butler University Botanical Studies 1952; 10:220-223.
This taxon name is occasionally misprinted in some sources as: "Soropora"; "Sorospva".
According to Komarek and Golubic (1990) originally assigned to Cyanobacteria but probably mixture of several epilithic cyanophyte species.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: 3 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3 Total number of child taxa: 3