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Conferva implexa Dillwyn

Publication details
Conferva implexa Dillwyn 1809: 46, suppl. pl. B

Published in: Dillwyn, L.W. (1809). British Confervae; or colored figures and descriptions of the British plants referred by botanists to the genus Conferva. pp. 1-87, 1-6 (Index and Errata), Plates 69, 100-109, A-G (with text). London: W. Phillips.
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Type species
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 Rhizoclonium riparium var. implexum (Dillwyn) Rosenvinge

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), entangled, entwined, interwoven, interlaced (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Burrows (1991) this species is a synonym of Rhizoclonium tortuosum (Dillwyn) Kützing.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Bantry, Ireland (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 786). Type: Miss Ellen Hutchins; BM-K (Yoshida, 1998)

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
Rosenvinge, L.K. (1893). Grønlands Havalger. Meddelelser om Grønland 3: 763-981, 57 figs, 2 pls.

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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 19 August 2019.

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