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
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.
Type locality: "Am Cap, gefunden von Drège" [Cape of Good Hope, South Africa]. (Suhr 1840: 294).
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 16 January 2021.