Conferva nodulosa , nom. illeg.
Conferva nodulosa Hudson 1778: 600, nom. illeg.
Published in: Hudson, [W.] (1778). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum Britanniæ sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, officinalibus pharmacopæorum. Tomus II. Editio altera, emendata et aucta.. pp. [i], 335-690. Londini [London]: impensis auctoris: prostant venales apud J. Nourse, in the Strand.
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 Ceramium diaphanum (Lightfoot) Roth
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), with swellings, noduled, nodular, or with small nodules.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
IIllegitimate: priority for Conferva nodulosa Lightfoot. - (21 Apr 2015) - M.D. Guiry
Maggs & Hommmersand (1993: 54) assign this, with a query, to Ceramium diaphanum (Lightfoot) Roth 1806. - (27 Aug 2009) - Wendy Guiry
Illegiitmate: - (21 Apr 2015) - M.D. Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 402).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.
Created: 27 August 2009 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 21 April 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 May 2019.