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Chondria baileyana (Montagne) Harvey 1853

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Chondrieae
Genus Chondria


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Chondria baileyana (Montagne) Harvey
recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Detalles de diferentes partes del talo. Foto: Ángel Moreira..


Chondria baileyana (Montagne) Harvey recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Detalles de diferentes partes del talo. Foto: Ángel Moreira.

Publication details
Chondria baileyana (Montagne) Harvey 1853: 20, pl. 18A

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1853). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the atlantic and pacific coasts of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 5(5): [i-ii], [1]-258, pls XIII-XXXVI.
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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.

Laurencia baileyana Montagne

Type information
Type locality: North Atlantic coast of the U.S.A. (Newport, Rhode Island; Stonington, Connecticut; Fort Hamilton, New York) (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 34). Type: J.W. Bailey; PC (presumably) (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 34).

Named for J.W. Bailey, American phycologist.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Laurencia baileyana Montagne 1848
Chondriopsis tenuissima var. baileyana (Montagne) Farlow 1881
Chondria tenuissima var. baileyana (Montagne) Farlow 1895

Habitat notes
Warm and temperate waters. Epilithic and on many algae growing on a rock flat gently sloping seawards, at ca. 30 cm below low water (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (9 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chondria baileyana (Montagne) Harvey)
North America: Connecticut (Schneider et al. 1979), Florida (Taylor 1960, Schneider & Searles 1991, Littler, Littler & Hanisak 2008), Mexico (Pedroche & Sentíes 2020), Mexico (Atlantic) (Nava-Olvera & al. 2017, García & al. 2020), New Hampshire (Mathieson & Hehre 1986), North Carolina (Taylor 1960, Schneider & Searles 1991), Virginia (Humm 1979).

Caribbean Islands: Barbados (Taylor 1960), Caribbean (Schneider & Searles 1991, Littler & Littler 2000), Cuba (Suárez 2005, Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014, Torres Conde & Martínez-Daranas 2019), Jamaica (Taylor 1960), Lesser Antilles (Taylor 1960).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

Africa: Eritrea (Lipkin & Silva 2002).

Middle East: Red Sea (Einav & al. 2021), Turkey (Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993, Taskin & al. 2008 , Taskin & al. 2008 , Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019).

South-east Asia: Vietnam (Pham-Hoàng 1969, Nguyen et al. 2013, Titlyanov, Titlyanova & Belous 2015).

Asia: South China Sea (Phang & al. 2016).

Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, 109 pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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Verified by: 01 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Edelstein, T., Bird, C. & McLachlan, J. (1974). Tetrasporangia and gametangia on the same thallus in the red algae Cystoclonium purpureum (Huds.) Batt. and Chondria baileyana (Mont.) Harv.. British Phycological Journal 9: 247-250.
Novaczek, I., Bird, C.J. & McLachlan, J. (1987). Phenology and temperature tolerance of the red algae Chondria baileyana, Lomentaria baileyana, Griffithsia globifera, and Dasya baillouviana in Nova Scotia. Canadian Journal of Botany 65: 57-62.

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