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Chondrodon flaccidus (Suhr) Kützing

Publication details
Chondrodon flaccidus (Suhr) Kützing 1868: 25, pl. 70: figs. a-c

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chondrodon is Chondrodon suhrii Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Delisea flaccida (Suhr) Papenfuss

Basionym
Sphaerococcus flaccidus Suhr

Type information
Type locality: "Algoa-Bai" [Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa] (Suhr 1834: 728).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 29 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2019.

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