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Chondrus divaricatus Greville 1833

Publication details
Chondrus divaricatus Greville in Saint-Hilaire 1833: 438

Published in: Saint-Hilaire, A. de (1833). Voyage dans le district des diamans et sur le littoral du Brésil, suivi de note sur quelques plantes caractéristiques et d'un précis de l'historie des révolutions de l'empire brésilien, depuis le commencement du règne de Jean vi jusqu'à l'abdication de D. Pedro. Seconde Partie. pp. [i-iii], [1]-457. Paris: Librarie-Gide....
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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 Callophyllis divaricata (Greville) M.Howe & W.R.Taylor

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Howe, M.A. & Taylor, W.R. (1931). Notes on new or little-known marine algae from Brazil. Brittonia 1: 7-33.

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