Chondrus fragilis (C. )
Trematocarpus fragilis (C.Agardh) De Toni South Africa
© Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za)
Chondrus fragilis (C.Agardh) Greville 1830: lv
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trematocarpus fragilis (C.Agardh) De Toni
Sphaerococcus fragilis C.Agardh
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 322).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fragile (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 25 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 October 2018.