Conferva corallina J.A.Murray, nom. illeg.
Conferva corallina J.A.Murray 1774: 818, nom. illeg.
Published in: Murray, J.A. (1774). Caroli a Linné equitis systema vegetabilium secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus et differentiis. Editio decima tertia, praecedente longe correctior, curante Jo. Andrea Murray, ... Ed. 13. pp. [i]-vi, -844. Gottingae et Gothae: Typis et impensis Jo. Christ. Dietrich.
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 Griffithsia corallinoides (Linnaeus) Trevisan
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitmate: unwarranted change of epithet from Linnaeus's (1753: 1166) Conferva corallinoides; even though this name is not included in Murray's treatment, it is in the same seauence as in Species plantarum (INA). - (26 Oct 2010) - M.D. Guiry
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Conferva corallina J.A.Murray)
Europe: Britain (Dixon 1983).
Created: 14 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 February 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 July 2019.