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Chondrus elongatus Montagne 1867

Publication details
Chondrus elongatus Montagne

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1857). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VII pp. i-ii, 1-40, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chondrus is Chondrus crispus Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ahnfeltia elongata Montagne

Ahnfeltia elongata Montagne

Type information
Type locality: Chile meridional (Gay) (Montagne 1854: 333).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), elongated (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Maggs, C.A., McLachlan, J.L. & Saunders, G.W. (1989). Infrageneric taxonomy of Ahnfeltia (Ahnfeltiales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 25(2): 351-368.

Key references
Prud'homme van Reine, W.F., Haroun, R.J. & Kostermans, L.B.T. (2005). Checklists on seaweeds in the Atlantic Ocean and in the Cape Verde Archipelago. In: IV Simpósio Fauna e Flora das Ilhas Atlanticas, Praia 9-13 Setembro 2002. ( Eds), pp. 13-26. Praia, Ilha de Santiago, República de Cabo Verde: Ministério do Ambiente, Agricultura e Pescas.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.

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