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.
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).
Type locality: Vivonne Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 483). Holotype: Kraft & Min-Thein; 4 December 1971; 0.5 m deep on jetty pile. AD A41407 (Womersley 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. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2020.