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Conferva griffithsiana J.E.Smith 1812

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 griffithsiana J.E.Smith
Ría de Vigo, 2011. 27 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Conferva griffithsiana J.E.Smith
Ría de Vigo, 2011. 27 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Conferva griffithsiana J.E.Smith
Ría de Vigo, 2011. 27 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).


Polysiphonia griffithsiana Harvey

Spyridia griffithsiana (J.E.Smith) G.C.Zuccarello, Prud'homme & H.Stegenga Ría de Vigo, 2011
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
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 [33], pls 2305-2376. London: Printed for the author by J. Davis.

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 Spyridia griffithsiana (J.E.Smith) G.C.Zuccarello, Prud'homme & H.Stegenga

Type information
Type locality: Southampton, Hampshire, England; Susanna Biddulph (Smith 1812: pl. 2312). Type: BM?

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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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.

Key references
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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