Conferva youngiana 1809
Conferva youngiana Dillwyn 1809: fasc. 15, pl. 102 (as 'youngana' )
Published in: Dillwyn, L.W. (1809). British Confervae; or colored figures and descriptions of the British plants referred by botanists to the genus Conferva. pp. 1-87, 1-6 (Index and Errata), Plates 69, 100-109, A-G (with text). London: W. Phillips.
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 Urospora penicilliformis (Roth) Areschoug
Syntype localities: On the lime-stone rocks near Dunraven Castle, Glamorganshire W.W. Young. On the piles of the jetty at Great Yarmouth, and Comer, Norfolk, W.J. Hooker
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.