Griffithsia confervoides Suhr 1840: 281
Published in: Suhr, J.N. von (1840). Beiträge zur Algenkunde. Flora 23: 257-265, 273-282, 289-298.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Compound (Latin), resembling the genus Conferva.
Griffithsia cymosa Simons
John et al. (2004) cite Griffithsia cymosa Simons as a synonym of this species.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: "Falsa-Bai"; "Kaffernküste", South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 410).
Created: 22 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 April 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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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 April 2019.