Farlowia conferta (Setchell) I.A.Abbott Spooner’s Cove, Montana de Oro State Park, San Luis Obispo County, near Morro Bay, California; drift
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Leptocladia conferta Setchell 1912: 252, 253, pl. 30: fig. 12
Published in: Setchell, W.A. (1912). Algae novae et minus cognitae, I. University of California Publications in Botany 4: 229-268, pls 25-31.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Farlowia conferta (Setchell) I.A.Abbott
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dense (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Dillon's Beach, just north of the mouth of Tomales Bay, California (Setchell 1912: 253). Type: Setchell; Shallow pools, in lower littoral zone. (Setchell 1912: 253). Notes: Cystocarpic. Also collected by Setchell, at Carmel Bay, near Monterey, California. Grows in bushy tufts, where shallow pools are left by the receding tide in the lower portion of the littoral zone.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 07 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 September 2007 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 20 February 2019.