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Chantransia beardsleei Wolle 1879

Publication details
Chantransia beardsleei Wolle 1879: 287 (as 'beardslei' )

Published in: Wolle, F. (1879). Fresh water algae. Synopsis of discoveries and researches in 1878. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 6: 281-288.
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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 Audouinella beardsleei (Wolle) F.D.Ott

Eponomy
Named for "Dr Beardslee of Ohio."

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

Taxonomic notes
Garbary (1987: 195) records this as a synonym of Chantransia violacea var. beardslei. Garbary (1987: 206) lists this species as a problematic and excluded species.

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
Ott, F.D. (2009). Handbook of the taxonomic names associated with the non-marine Rhodophycophyta. pp. [i-xiii]xiv-xxiv, [1]-969, [2]. Stuttgart: J. Cramer in der Gebrüder Borntraeger Verlagsbuchhandlung.

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