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
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Western Australia (probably south of Fremantle) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 501). Holotype: Clifton; TCD, Herb. Harvey (Womersley 2003: 422). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Gordon-Mills & Womersley (1984: 149).
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. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 October 2020.