Conferva flagelliformis , nom. illeg. 1840
Conferva flagelliformis Suhr 1840: 294, nom. illeg.
Published in: Suhr, J.N. von (1840). Beiträge zur Algenkunde. Flora 23(19): 289-298, no figs.
Publication date: "21 Mai 1840"
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 Cladophora flagelliformis Kützing
Type locality: "Am Cap, gefunden von Drège" [Cape of Good Hope, South Africa]. (Suhr 1840: 294).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flagelliform (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Conferva flagelliformis Gunnerus, 1772. - (15 Jul 2019) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 July 2019 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 13 April 2021.