Conferva elongata Hudson 1762: 484
Original publication: Hudson, [W.] (1762). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum angliae sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, ofììcinalibus pharmacopoeorum. pp. [i]-viii, [1- 8], 1-506, [1-22, ind.]. Londini [London]: impensis auctoris... apud J. Nourse... et G. Moran.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Polysiphonia elongata (Hudson) Sprengel
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), elongated (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Distribution by country
Type locality: England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 540).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Conferva elongata Hudson)
Ireland: Wexford (Tighe 1803).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Conferva&species=elongata
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Conferva&Species=elongata
Created: 25 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.