Chondria rubra 1863
Chondria rubra Harvey 1863: pl. CCLXXX: figs 1, 2 (not figs. 3, 4 = Hypnea ramentacea (C. Agardh) J. Agardh)
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Husseya rubra (Harvey) P.C.Silva
Type locality: Western Australia (probably south of Fremantle) (Silva & al. 1996: 501). Holotype: Clifton; TCD, Herb. Harvey (Womersley 2003: 422). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Gordon-Mills & Womersley (1984: 149).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 05 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 February 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 March 2021.