Chantransia virgatula f. tenuissima Collins
Chantransia virgatula f. tenuissima Collins in Collins, Holden & Setchell 1900: [1895-1919]: no. 741
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium tenuissimum (Collins) Papenfuss
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
nom. nud. (Woelkerling, 1971: 51). - (28 Jul 2014) - Wendy Guiry
Garbary (1987: 201) records this as a synonym of Acrochaetium virgatulum forma tenuissima.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: San Pedro, California, U.S.A. (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 101). Type: FH (Woelkerling 1971: 52). Notes: Material from the type collection is distributed in Phycotheca Boreali Americana, No. 741 (Woelkerling, 1971: 52). Collector: Miss S.P. Monks, Nov. 1898 (INA). Growing on Phyllospadix on the flats at the entrance to the harbor (Drew, 1928).
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.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Woelkerling, W.J. (1971). Morphology and taxonomy of the Audouinella complex (Rhodophyta) in southern Australia. Australian Journal of Botany (Suppl. 1): 1-91, 27 figs, 2 tables.
Created: 07 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 August 2014 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 April 2019.