Conferva denudata Dillwyn 1809

Carradoriella denudata (Dillwyn) Savoie & G.W.Saunders

Current name: Carradoriella denudata (Dillwyn) Savoie & G.W.Saunders
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Publication Details
Conferva denudata Dillwyn 1809: 85, suppl. pl. G

Published in: Dillwyn, L.W. (1809). British Confervae; or colored figures and descriptions of the British plants referred by botanists to the genus Conferva. pp. 1-87, 1-6 (Index and Errata), pls. 69, 100-109, A-G (with text). London: W. Phillips.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Conferva is Conferva rupestris Linnaeus.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Carradoriella denudata (Dillwyn) Savoie & G.W.Saunders.

Type Information
Type locality: Southampton, England; (Kapraun & Norris 1982: 228) Lectotype: Biddulph; BM-K; (Maggs & Hommersand 1993) Notes: Syntypes: BM-K.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), denuded, stripped, having the leaves or hairs worn off (Stearn 1973).

Created: 11 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 05 March 2019

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