Conchocelis rosea Batters in G.Murray 1892: 25, pl. 8
Published in: Batters, E.A. (1892). On Conchocelis, a new genus of perforating algae. Phycological Memoirs 1: 25-28, pl. VIII.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Conchocelis.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rose-coloured (Stearn 1973).
Ostreobium queckettii var. roseum (Batters) Chalon 1904
Ostreobium queckettii f. roseum (Batters) Van Heurck 1908
This entity is classically treated as a synonym of Porphyra umbilicalis but as the coinchocelis-phases of many species of Porphyra and Bangia (and other shellboring algae such as Scinaia) are not easily distinguished and the enity cannot therefore be associated with any particular species (M.D. Guiry, 4 May 2004).
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]
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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 24 January 2019.