Conferva rubra Hudson 1762: 486
Published in: Hudson, [W.] (1762). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum angliae sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, ofììcinalibus pharmacopoeorum. pp. [i]-viii, [1- 8], 1-506, [1-22, ind.]. Londini [London]: Impensis auctoris: Prostant venales apud J. Nourse in the Strand, et C. Moran in Covent-Garden.
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 Ceramium virgatum Roth
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
A superfluous name (Athanasiadis, 1996, citing Dixon, 1983).
According to Maggs & Hommersand (1993) this species is a synonym of Ceramium nodulosum (Lightfoot) Ducluzeau.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 August 2019.