Chondracanthus chauvinii (Bory) Kützing
Chondracanthus chauvinii (Bory) Kützing 1843: 399
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Chondracanthus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sphaerococcus chauvinii Bory
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gigartina chauvinii (Bory) J.Agardh)
South America: Galápagos Islands (Taylor 1945), Peru (Ramírez & Santelices 1991), Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).
Antarctic and the subantarctic islands: Fuegia (Papenfuss 1964).
(as Chondracanthus chauvinii (Bory) Kützing)
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012).
Hughey, J.R. & Hommersand, M.H. (2008). Morphological and molecular systematic study of Chondracanthus (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) from Pacific North America. Phycologia 47: 124-155.
Created: 21 November 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 November 2008 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 June 2018.