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Chondria arcuata Hollenberg 1945

Publication details
Chondria arcuata Hollenberg 1945: 447, figs 2-4

Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. (1945). New marine algae from southern California. III.. American Journal of Botany 32: 447-451.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chondria is Chondria tenuissima (Withering) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), curved, like a bow (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Distributional notes
Probable adventive species found on southern Australian coast (Womersley 2003: 500). - (19 Feb 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Laguna Beach, Orange County, California, U.S.A. (Womersley 2003: 427). Holotype: Hollenberg; 29 October 1935; US 61168 (Womersley 2003: 427).

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Key references
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.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Nam, K.W. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 3. Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae, Ceramiales: Rhodomelaceae: Laurencia, Chondrophycus, Palisada, Chondria. Marine red algae. pp. [1-6], 1-198, figs 1-141. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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