Chondria incurva -Mills & 1987
Chondria incurva Gordon-Mills & Womersley 1987: 486, 512-515, figs. 8D, 10G-J, 11 (11G = Western Australian record)
Published in: Gordon-Mills, E.M. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The genus Chondria C. Agardh (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in southern Australia. Australian Journal of Botany 35: 477-565, 29 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Vivonne Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 483). Holotype: Kraft & Min-Thein; 4 December 1971; 0.5 m deep on jetty pile. AD A41407 (Womersley 2003: 432).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), curved inwardly (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
A sublittoral species mainly found on rough-water coasts (Womersly 2003: 432).
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: 27 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 August 2011 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 01 March 2021.