Monotypic

Monoraphid

 

Mucopolysaccharide

A genus with a single, validly published binomial. An example of a monotypic genus is Diprora Main, which contains only the species D. haenaensis Main.


Citations

Main, S.P. (2003). Diprora haenaensis gen. et sp. nov., a filamentous, pseudoaerial, araphid diatom from Kaua’i (Hawaiian Islands). Diatom Research 18: 259-272.