validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code), illegitimate name
in need of a replacement
Later homonym of Trichospira Kunth 1818. According to Komarek and Golubic (1990) originally assigned to Cyanobacteria but unclear genus from Oscillatoriales.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