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 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
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. 2017), 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).
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. (2015). 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. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 April 2018.