Griffithsia corallina C. , nom. illeg.
Griffithsia corallina C.Agardh 1817: XXVIII, nom. illeg. (as 'Griffitsia' )
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Griffithsia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Griffithsia corallinoides (Linnaeus) Trevisan
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
New name: Conferva corallina J.A.Murray is illegitimate, being an unwarranted change of epithet from Linnaeus's (1753: 1166) Conferva corallinoides. - (26 Oct 2010) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 14 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 March 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Kylin, H. (1916). Die Entwicklungsgeschichte von Griffithsia corallina (Lightf.) Ag. Bot. Ziet. 8: 97-122, 1 table.
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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 21 February 2019.