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Chantransia pectinata Kylin

Publication details
Chantransia pectinata Kylin 1906: 120, figs 6, 7 a-f

Published in: Kylin, H. (1906). Zur Kenntnis einiger schwedischen Chantransia-Arten. In: Botaniska studier, tellägnade F.R. Kjellman den 4 November 1906. (Anon. Eds), pp. 113-126. Uppsala: Almqvist & Wiksells Boktryckeri-A.-B..

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 Grania pectinata (Kylin) Athanasiadis

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pectinate, with narrow close-set divisions like a comb (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Habitat
Epiphytic on various algae (Index Nominum Algarum).

Type information
Type locality: "An der halländischen Küste bei Varberg und bei Hogardsgrund ausserhalb Kungsbackafjorden." Sweden: Halland Prov. (Kylin 1906: 123). Type: LD Notes: Halland coast of Sweden (Woelkerling, 1971).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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

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