Conferva scoparia 1753
Stypocaulon scoparium (Linnaeus) Kützing Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland
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Conferva scoparia Linnaeus 1753: 1165
Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1753). Species plantarum, exhibentes plantas rite cognitas, ad genera
relatas, cum differentiis specificis, nominibus trivialibus, synonymis selectis, locis natalibus, secundum systema sexuale digestas. Vol. 2 pp. [i], 561-1200, [1-30, index], [i, err.]. Holmiae [Stockholm]: Impensis Laurentii Salvii.
Publication date: 1 May 1753
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 Halopteris scoparia (Linnaeus) Sauvageau
Type locality: "in mari Europaeo" (Athanasiadis 1996: 202). Type: OXF
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), in the form of a broom; fastigiate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Spencer, M.A., Irvine, L.M. & Jarvis, C.E. (2009). Typification of Linnaean names relevant to algal nomenclature. Taxon 58: 237-260.
Created: 08 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 March 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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