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.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.