Chantransia hermannii ( ) Desvaux 1809
Audouinella hermannii (Roth) Duby On bryophyte stem. In a waterfall at Gleniffer Braes Country Park, Renfrewshire, Scotland
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Chantransia hermannii (Roth) Desvaux 1809: 310
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Audouinella hermannii (Roth) Duby
Conferva hermannii Roth
Type locality: "...legit ad rotam molendinariam in Alsatia." [Alsace, France] (Roth 1797: 180). Type: Hermann; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Necchi & Zucchi (1995) give the following data: Germany, Bremen near to Molendinas, L. Treviranus, B 28258 and they note that a neotype was designated by Necchi et al. (1993).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Harper, J.T. & Saunders, G.W. (2002). A re-classification of the Acrochaetiales based on molecular and morphological data, and establishment of the Colaconematales, ord. nov.. British Phycological Journal 37: 463-475.
Created: 20 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 August 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Starmach, K. (1985). Chantransia hermannii (Roth) Desvaux and the systematic position of the genera Chantransia, Pseudochantransia and Audouinella. Acta Soc. Bot. Pol. 54: 273-284.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2021.