Conferva echinus Biasoletto 1841: 202
Published in: Biasoletto, B. (1841). Relazione del viaggio fatto nella primavera dell'anno 1838 dalla Maestà del Re Federico Augusto di Sassonia nell'Istria, Dalmazia e Montenegro. pp. 1-264, 3 plates. Trieste: Presso H.J. Favarger.
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 Lychaete echinus (Biasoletto) M.J.Wynne
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Silva, Basson & Moe (1996) cites the authority as Biasoletto in Zanardini, 1841: 155.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "in portu Verudae" (near Pula, Croatia) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 772). Isotype: L 937/278/393 (Hoek 1963: 47).
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.
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2017). The reinstatement of Lychaete J.Agardh (Ulvophyceae, Cladophoraceae). Notulae Algarum 31: 1-4, 1 fig.
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, -248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 January 2020.