Melobesia confervicola (Kützing)
Pneophyllum confervicola (Kützing) Y.M.Chamberlain
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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
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2018.