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Chondria flexicaulis W.R.Taylor 1945

Publication details
Chondria flexicaulis W.R.Taylor 1945: 294, 295, pl. 100: figs 1-3

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Academy Bay, I. Santa Cruz, Galápagos Islands, ecuador (Taylor 1945: 294, 295). Type: W.R. Taylor no. 34-309; 20 January 1934; Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 294, 295). Notes: Type (tetrasporic and sexual) dredged in quantity off Academy Bay.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with pliant or bent stems (Neal 1993).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chondria flexicaulis W.R.Taylor)
South America: Galápagos Islands (Taylor 1945, Ruiz & Ziemmeck 2011).

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