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Conferva nodulosa Lightfoot 1777

Publication details
Conferva nodulosa Lightfoot 1777: 994

Published in: Lightfoot, J. (1777). Flora scotica: or, a systematic arrangement, in the Linnaean method, of the native plants of Scotland and the Hebrides. Vol. II. pp. 545-1151 [1-24], pls 1-35. London: printed for B. White at Horace's Head, in Fleet-Street.
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Publication date: October 1777

Type species
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 Ceramium virgatum Roth

Type information
Type locality: ?Hampshire (labelled 'Milford') (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 64). Lectotype: BM-K (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 64).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), with swellings, noduled, nodular, or with small nodules.

Synonym(s)
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General environment
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Source of current name
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2021.

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