Chantransia alariae Jónsson 1901

Publication Details
Chantransia alariae Jónsson 1901: 132

Published in: Jónsson, H. (1901). The marine algae of Iceland. I. Rhodophyceae. Botanisk Tidsskrift 24(2): 127-155, 4 figures.

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Publication date: November 1901

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 alariae (Jónsson) Bornet.

Type Information
Type locality: Hvammesfjord, Iceland; (Athanasiadis 1996: 25) Type: C; Jónsson No. 597

Origin of Species Name
, resembling, or growing on or in species of the genus Alaria

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 03 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 24 March 2017

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