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Chantransia trifila Buffham

Publication details
Chantransia trifila Buffham 1892: 25

Published in: Buffham, T.H. (1892). Chantransia trifila: a new marine algae. Journal of the Quekett Microscopical Club, series 2 5: 24-26.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chantransia is Chantransia nigricans De Candolle.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium trifilum (Buffham) Batters

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Swanage, Dorset, England (Buffham 1892: 24). Holotype: BM (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 122).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.

Key references
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

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References
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Buffham, T.H. (1892). Chantransia trifila: a new marine algae. Journal of the Quekett Microscopical Club, series 2 5: 24-26.

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