Conferva griffithsiana J.E.Smith 1812
Spyridia griffithsiana (J.E.Smith) G.C.Zuccarello, Prud'homme & H.Stegenga Ría de Vigo, 2011
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Conferva griffithsiana J.E.Smith 1812: pl. 2312
Published in: Smith, J.E. (1812). 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. XXXIII , pls 2305-2376. London: Printed for the author by J. Davis.
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 Spyridia griffithsiana (J.E.Smith) G.C.Zuccarello, Prud'homme & H.Stegenga
Type locality: Southampton, Hampshire, England; Susanna Biddulph (Smith 1812: pl. 2312). Type: BM?
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No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Zuccarello, G.C., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Stegenga, H. (2004). Recognition of Spyridia griffithsiana comb. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta): a taxon previously misidentified as Spyridia filamentosa from Europe. Botanica Marina 47: 481-489.
Harvey, W.H. (1833). Div. II. Confervoideae; Div. III. Gloiocladeae. In: The English Flora of Sir James Edward Smith. Class XXIV. Cryptogamia. Vol. V. (or Vol. II of Dr. Hooker's British flora). Part I. Comprising the Mosses, Hepaticae, Lichens, Characeae and Algae. (Hooker, W.J. Eds), pp. 263-265, 265-266, 326-389, 389-405. London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans Paternoster-Row.
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