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Chondria foliifera (J.Agardh ) Falkenberg

Publication details
Chondria foliifera (J.Agardh ) Falkenberg 1901: 206

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.

Basionym
Chondriopsis foliifera J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria (Womersley 2003: 448). Lectotype: Wilson 57; January 1882; LD, Herb. Agardh 37947 (Womersley 2003: 448).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), leaf-bearing.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chondriopsis foliifera J.Agardh 1885

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
Appears to be a rare deep-water species (Womersley 2003: 450).

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

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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 21 May 2019.

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