Chondria furcata C.Agardh 1827

Gloiocladia furcata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Gloiocladia furcata (C.Agardh) J.AgardhThe middle intertidal zone during low tide (Peter the Great Bay, Russia). - 29 February 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (

Publication Details
Chondria furcata C.Agardh 1827: 643

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1827). Neue Gattungen und Arten von Algen. Flora 10(41): 641-646.

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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 Gloiocladia furcata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh.

Type Information
Type locality: In Sphaerocco bifido parasitica ad Tergestrum [Trieste, Italy]; (Agardh 1827: 643)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), furcate, forked (Stearn 1992).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 24 January 2003 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 23 August 2021

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 August 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 02 February 2023

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