Chondria platyclada P.[J.L.] Dangeard, nom. illeg.
Chondria platyclada P.[J.L.] Dangeard 1953: 303, pl. XXI, nom. illeg.
Published in: Dangeard, P.[J.L.] (1953 '1952'). Algues de la presqu'ile du Cap Vert (Dakar) et ses environs. Botaniste 36: 195-329, 15 figs, pls XIV-XXI [14-21].
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondria dangeardii E.Y.Dawson
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), broad-branched.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Chondria platyclada W.R. Taylor. - (25 Mar 2010) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Dakar, Senegal (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 481).
Source of current name
Dawson, E.Y. (1954). Marine plants in the vicinity of the Institute Océanographique de Nha Trang, Viêt Nam. Pacific Science 8: 372-469, 63 figs, 1 map.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 February 2020.