Chondria foliifera (J. )
Chondria foliifera (J.Agardh ) Falkenberg 1901: 206
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chondriopsis foliifera J.Agardh
Type locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria (Womersley 2003: 448). Lectotype: Wilson 57; January 1882; LD, Herb. Agardh 37947 (Womersley 2003: 448).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), leaf-bearing.
Chondriopsis foliifera J.Agardh 1885
This is a marine species.
Appears to be a rare deep-water species (Womersley 2003: 450).
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: 23 October 2003 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 16 February 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 February 2020.