Chantransia velutina 1875
Chantransia velutina Hauck 1875: 351
Published in: Hauck, F. (1875). Verzeichniss der im Golfe von Triest gesammelten Meeralgen. Österreichische Botanische Zeitschrift 25: 245-248, 283-287, 316-318, 348-352, 386-390.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodochorton velutinum (Hauck) Hamel
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), velvety, densely covered with short soft erect hairs (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Hamel, G. (1927). Recherches sur les genres Acrochaetium Naeg. et Rhodochorton Naeg. Published Ph.D. thesis. pp. i-v, 1-117, 47 figs. Saint-Lô: Imprimerie R. Jaqueline, rue des Images, 23.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 21 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 05 March 2021.