Conferva nuda Harvey in Mackay 1836: 229
Published in: Mackay, J.T. (1836). Flora hibernica comprising the flowering plants ferns Characeae Musci Hepaticae Lichenes and Algae of Ireland arranged according to the natural system with a synopsis of the genera according to the Linnaean system. pp. i-xxxiv, 1-354 (Part 1, includes Algae by W.H. Harvey); 275 (Part 2, by Thomas Taylor). Dublin & Edinburgh: Simpkin Marshall & Co. Fraser & Co.
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 Cladophora rupestris (Linnaeus) Kützing
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Isotype locality: On basalt rocks, Portstewart [Northern Ireland] (Mackay 1836: 229). Isotype: L 937/278/209 (Hoek 1963: 66). Notes: Van den Hoek (1963: 66) notes type of this species is in herbarium Harvey (TCD).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, -248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
Created: 10 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 January 2009 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 23 August 2019.