162,405 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,760 images, 63,996 bibliographic items, 474,969 distributional records.

Conferva spongiosa Zanardini, nom. illeg. 1847

Publication details
Conferva spongiosa Zanardini 1847: 250, nom. illeg.

Published in: Zanardini, G. (1847). Notizie intorno alle cellulari marine delle lagune e de'litorali di Venezia (I). Atti del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 6: 185-262, 1 plate.
 Download PDF

Type species
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 coelothrix K├╝tzing

Type information
Isotype locality: Venice (Hoek 1963: 41). Isotype (probably): L 937/278/387 (Hoek 1963: 41).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spongy, porous, soft like a wet sponge (Stearn 1985).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: priority for Conferva spongiosa Husdon, 1762. - (30 Jan 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
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
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, [1]-248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.

Created: 28 September 2000 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 30 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 332 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=24039

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 28 July 2021.

SITE © 1996 - 2021 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio