Conferva simplex 1803
Digenea simplex (Wulfen) C.Agardh recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Hábito. Foto: Ángel Moreira.
Conferva simplex Wulfen 1803: 17
Published in: Wulfen, F.X. (1803). Cryptogama aquatica. Archives de Botanique 3: 1-64, pl. 1.
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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 Digenea simplex (Wulfen) C.Agardh
Type locality: "Tergesti in Trunco fucorum, mari Adriatici" [Trieste, Italy] (Wulfen 1803: 17). Notes: Franz Xavier von Wulfen's (1728-1805) types are at W.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), simple, undivided, unbranched, of one piece or series, not consisting of several distinct parts (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 November 2018 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 15 April 2021.