Chondria pinnatifida var. elata C.Agardh 1822

Laurencia elata (C.Agardh) Hooker f. & Harvey

Laurencia elata (C.Agardh) Hooker f. & HarveyRottnest Island, Western Australia.John Huisman (

Publication Details
Chondria pinnatifida var. elata C.Agardh 1822: 340

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.

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Publication date: probably Oct 1822

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chondria is Chondria tenuissima (Withering) C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Corynecladia elata (C.Agardh) Cassano, M.C.Oliveira & M.T.Fujii.

Type Information
Type locality: King Island, Bass Strait, Australia; (Silva & al. 1996: 508) Holotype: LD, Herb. Agardh; 37235 (Womersley 2003: 477) Notes: Isotype in PC (Womersley, 2003: 477).

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), pinnately cleft (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 01 January 2021

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 01 January 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 01 October 2022

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