Chantransia chalybea ( ) 1825
Chantransia chalybea (Roth) Fries 1825: 338
Published in: Fries, E.M. (1825). Systema orbis vegetabilis. Primas lineas novae construcitonis... I. Plantae homonemeae. pp. i-vii, 1-374. Lundae [Lund]: e typographia academica.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Audouinella chalybea (Roth) Bory
Conferva chalybea Roth
Type locality: "In aquaeductu Molae inferioris prope Leesum Ducatus Bremensis invenit Novembri mense amicus, suavissimus Mertens." (Roth 1806: 286).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), Having the colour of (tempered) steel.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
B[ory de Saint-Vincent, J.B.G.M.] (1823). Céramie Ceramlum.. In: Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire Naturelle. (Audouin, I. et al. Eds) Vol. 3, pp. 341-342. Paris: Rey et Gravier; Baudouin Frères.
Created: 08 October 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 March 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 26 February 2021.