Hoffmann et al. (2005) assigned this genus to the family Borzinemataceae Geitler 1942.Publication:
Hoffmann L, Komárek J, Kaštovský J. System of cyanoprokaryotes (cyanobacteria) – state in 2004. Algol. Stud. 2005; 117:95-115.
This taxon name is occasionally misprinted in some sources as: "Spelacopogon".
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2 Total number of child taxa: 2