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Chantransia efflorescens var. thuretii Bornet, nom. illeg. 1904

Publication details
Chantransia efflorescens var. thuretii Bornet 1904: xvi, pl. 1 (session jubilaire): figs 1-4, nom. illeg.

Published in: Bornet, É. (1904). Deux Chantransia corymbifera Thuret. Acrochaetium et Chantransia. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 51: xiv-xxiii, 1 plate (session jubilaire).
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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 efflorescens (J.Agardh) Kylin

Type information
Type locality: Hab. in Ceramio rubro prope Cherbourg [Manche, Normandy, France] (Bornet 1904: xvii). Holotype: PC (Woelkerling 1971: 37).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: superfluous (Athansiadis 2016: 107, note [1]. - (28 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
This is the specimen of 'Chantransia corymbifera' Thuret growing on Ceramium and subsequently described (Bornet, 1904) as Chantransia efflorescens var thuretii ... (Dixon & Irvine, 1977). Included in the synonymy of Colaconema dasyae by Athanasiadis (2016: 97) but in the synonymy of Grania efflorescens by Athanasiadis (2016: 107). - (11 Aug 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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
Gabrielson, P.W., Widdowson, T.B., Lindstrom, S.C., Hawkes, M.W. & Scagel, R.F. (2000). Keys to the benthic marine algae and seagrasses of British Columbia, Southeast Alaska, Washington and Oregon. Phycological Contribution from the Department of Botany, University of British Columbia. Vol. No. 5 pp. i-iv, 1-189..

Key references
Gantt, E., Scott, J. & Lipschultz, C. (1986). Phycobiliprotein composition and chloroplast ultrastructure in the freshwater red alga Compsopogon coeruleus (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 22: 480-484.

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.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. [1]-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Created: 20 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 28 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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