Chondria curvilineata Collins &
Chondria curvilineata Collins & Hervey 1917: 120, pl. II: figs 10, 11
Published in: Collins, F.S. & Hervey, A.B. (1917). The algae of Bermuda. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 53: 1-195, 6 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Heron Bay, Bermuda (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 481).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chondria curvilineata Collins & Hervey)
Europe: Corsica (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), France (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Cormaci et al. 2004, Anon. 2012), Turkey (Europe) (Cormaci et al. 2004 ).
Caribbean Islands: Bahamas (Taylor 1960, Ballantine, D.L. & N.E. Aponte 2005), Caribbean (Littler & Littler 2000), Cuba (Cabrera, Moreira & Suárez 2004, Suárez 2005, Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014), Curaçao (Fricke et al. 2011), Hispaniola (Taylor 1960), Lesser Antilles (Taylor 1969), Martinique (Rodríguez-Prieto, Michanek & Ivon 1999, Delnatte & Wynne 2016).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Africa: Egypt (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001).
Indian Ocean Islands: Maldives (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
This species has been introduced into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 195), perhaps by shipping, being first found at Corsica in 1981. - (5 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2014). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. -264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.
Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. -362, many photograph and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.
Created: 27 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 June 2017.