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Conferva corallina Linnaeus, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Conferva corallina Linnaeus 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, [1]-844. Gottingae et Gothae: Typis et impensis Jo. Christ. Dietrich.
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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 Griffithsia corallinoides (Linnaeus) Trevisan

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Conferva corallinoides Linnaeus (1753: 1166); see Silva (980: 134), Silva, Basson & Moe (1996: 410), and Spencer, Irvine & Jarvis 92009: 243). - (29 Mar 2012) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Spencer, M.A., Irvine, L.M. & Jarvis, C.E. (2009). Typification of Linnaean names relevant to algal nomenclature. Taxon 58: 237-260.

Created: 29 March 2012 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 29 March 2012 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 24 February 2019.

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