Melobesia confervicola (Kützing)
Pneophyllum confervicola (Kützing) Y.M.Chamberlain
© Mirella Coppola di Canzano (email@example.com)
Melobesia confervicola (Kützing) Foslie 1900: 6 (as 'confevicolum' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1900). Remarks on Melobesiae in Herbarium Crouan. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1899(7): 1-16.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pneophyllum confervicola (Kützing) Y.M.Chamberlain
Phyllactidium confervicola Kützing
Type locality: Trieste, Italy (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 267). Holotype: on Conferva vasta. L 941.156-120 (Chamberlain 1994: 137).
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), based upon the old generic name Conferva & the Latin, colo (I inhabit).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Created: 30 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 527 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=20046
Cite this record as:
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 20 January 2019.