Conferva crinita , nom. illeg.
Conferva crinita Roth 1797: 162, pl. 1: fig. 3, nom. illeg.
Published in: Roth, A.W. (1797). Catalecta botanica quibus plantae novae et minus cognitae describuntur atque illustrantur. Fasc. 1. pp. [i]-viii, -244 [1-2, index, pls], pls I-VIII. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: in Bibliopolo I.G. Mülleriano.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva clathrata (Roth) C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having tufts of long weak hairs (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Conferva crinita Withering, 1776.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: near Eckwarden, Niedersachsen, Germany (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 737).Wulfen no. 70; WU
Roth, A.W. (1800). Catalecta botanica quibus plantae novae et minus cognitae describuntur atque illustrantur. Fasciculus secundus cum tabulis aeneis. IX. pp. [i-x], [i]-258, [1-2, add.], [1-2 index icon.], [1-5, index, 6-7 err., 8 note], IX pls. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: in Bibliopolio lo. Fr. Gleditschiano.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 April 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2018.