Conferva arborescens Derbès & 1851
Conferva arborescens Derbès & Solier 1851: 97
Published in: Castagne, L. (1851). Supplément au catalogue des plantes qui croissent naturellement aux environs de Marseille. pp. -125, pls VIII-XI. Aix: Imprimerie de Nicot & Pardigon, sur le Cours.
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 albida (Nees) Kutzing
Type locality: "Sur toute la cóte" [Marseille, France] (Castagne 1851: 98).
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), tree-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, -248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
Created: 01 May 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 29 March 2020 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 03 March 2021.