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Chantransia leptonema Rosenvinge 1909

Publication details
Chantransia leptonema Rosenvinge 1909: 118, figs 47-49

Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1909). The marine algae of Denmark. Contributions to their natural history. Part I. Introduction. Rhodophyceae I. (Bangiales and Nemalionales). Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Skrifter, 7. Række, Naturvidenskabelig og Mathematisk Afdeling 7: 1-151, figs 1-73, pls I, II, 2 folded charts.
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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 Colaconema leptonema (Rosenvinge) Alongi, Cormaci & G.Furnari

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fine-threaded.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: "Localities. Sk: Hanstholm, Roshage, on Chondrus crispus in 2 m. depth, YU, August; XO, Mallegrund off Hirshals, on Polysiphonia urceolata, 11,5 to 15 m., August." [Skagerrak, Denmark] (Rosenvinge 1909: 120). Syntypes: C?

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
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.

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