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Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith 1807

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Eukaryota unassigned
Phylum Eukaryota unassigned phylum
Class Eukaryota unassigned class
Order Eukaryota unassigned order
Family Eukaryota unassigned family
Genus Conferva

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Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith
Estepona, Malaga province, Spain; Imaged with a 63x objective, DIC. Diatom 115 µm in length. 25 Jan 2019. Forbes Pettigrew. © Forbes Pettigrew.

Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith
Estepona, Malaga province, Spain; Imaged with a 63x objective, DIC. Diatom 115 µm in length. 25 Jan 2019. Forbes Pettigrew. © Forbes Pettigrew.

Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith
400x __Dim. 54 x 68 µm. 20 May 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith
400x __Dim. 54 x 68 µm. 20 May 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler . Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler . Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

Sargassum coriifolium var. echinocarpum (Grunow) Grunow

Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer 400x __Dim. 54 x 68 µm
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith 1807: pl. 1762 [upper part]

Published in: Smith, J.E. (1807). English botany; or, coloured figures of British plants, with their essential characters, synonyms, and places of growth. To which will be added, occasional remarks. / By James Edward Smith, M.D. F.R.S. member of the Imp. Acad. Naturae Curiosorum, the Academies of Stockholm, Upsal, Turin, Lisbon, Lund, Berlin, Philadelphia and the Nat. Hist. Societies of Paris and Moscow; President of the Linnaen Society. The figures by James Sowerby, F.L.S. Vol. XXV [25]. London: printed for the author by J. Davis.
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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 Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer

Type information
Type locality: Southampton (Index Nominum Algarum: Type). Miss Susanna Biddulph: entangled in other seaweeds. (Index Nominum Algarum

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Boyer, C.S. (1901 '1900'). The biddulphoid forms of North American Diatomaceae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1900: 685-748.

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