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.
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.
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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 July 2019.