Griffithsia secundiflora J.Agardh 1841

Bornetia secundiflora (J.Agardh) Thuret

Current name: Bornetia secundiflora (J.Agardh) Thuret
North of Spain, 2011 - 24 October 2011. Ignacio Bárbara (

Publication Details
Griffithsia secundiflora J.Agardh 1841: 39

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Griffithsia is Griffithsia corallina C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bornetia secundiflora (J.Agardh) Thuret.

Type Information
Syntype localities: Hab. in mari atlantico a Gadibus et Tingi saltim usque ad Bayonne, in mediterraneo ad littora Galloprovinciae et Italiae.; (Agardh 1841: 40) Lectotype: LD; 35341 (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 156) Notes: LD 35341 was collected in Tangier, Morocco.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 05 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 22 December 2009

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 22 December 2009. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 23 March 2023

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