Chondria arcuata 1945
Chondria arcuata Hollenberg 1945: 447, figs 2-4
Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. (1945). New marine algae from southern California. III.. American Journal of Botany 32: 447-451.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Laguna Beach, Orange County, California, U.S.A. (Womersley 2003: 427). Holotype: Hollenberg; 29 October 1935; US 61168 (Womersley 2003: 427).
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), curved, like a bow (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Probable adventive species found on southern Australian coast (Womersley 2003: 500). - (19 Feb 2009) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chondria arcuata Hollenberg)
North America: California (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Stewart 1991, Miller 2012), Gulf of California (Norris, Aguilar-Rosas & Pedroche 2017), Mexico (Pedroche & Sentíes 2020), Mexico (Pacific) (Mateo-Cid & al. 2020).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Africa: Morocco (Dangeard 1949).
Middle East: Iran (Kokabi & Yousefzadi 2015).
South-west Asia: Arabian Gulf (John & Al-Thani 2014).
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), French Polynesia (N'Yeurt & Payri 2010), Hawaiian Islands (Abbott 1999, Vroom & Timmers 2009), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (Tsuda 2014).
Gordon-Mills, E.M. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The genus Chondria C. Agardh (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in southern Australia. Australian Journal of Botany 35: 477-565, 29 figs.
N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.
Nam, K.W. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 3. Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae, Ceramiales: Rhodomelaceae: Laurencia, Chondrophycus, Palisada, Chondria. Marine red algae. pp. [1-6], 1-198, 141 figs. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 04 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 October 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.