Chondria polyrhiza Collins &
Chondria polyrhiza Collins & Hervey Hawaii; growing epiphytically on Sargassum, which is obscured by sand; scale 1 mm
© J.M. Huisman
Chondria polyrhiza Collins & Hervey 1917: 121, pl. II : fig. 12
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: Shelly Bay, Bermuda (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 483). Type: (Yoshida 1998: 1017).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chondria polyrhiza Collins & Hervey)
Europe: Greece (Athanasiadis 1987, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Cormaci et al. 2004 , Tsiamis & Panoytidis 2016), Italy (Cecere et al. 1996, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Furnari et al. 2003, Cormaci et al. 2004, Serio et al 2006).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Pacific Islands: American Samoa (Tsuda et al. 2011), Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Guam (Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Abbott 1999, Huisman, Abbott & Smith 2007, Vroom & Timmers 2009), Jarvis I. & Kingman Reef (Tsuda & Fisher 2012), Mariana Islands (Tsuda 2003), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (Tsuda 2014), Wake Atoll (Ysuda et al. 2010).
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. -264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.
Serio, D., Alongi, G., Catra, M., Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (2006). Changes in the benthic algal flora of Linosa Island (Straits of Sicily, Mediterranean Sea). Botanica Marina 49: 135-144.
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.
Created: 07 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. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 February 2020.