Chantransia crispa (Vaucher) de & De 1805
Chantransia crispa (Vaucher) de Lamarck & De Candolle 1805: 52
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora rivularis (Linnaeus) Kuntze
Prolifera crispa Vaucher
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crisped, irregularly waved and twisted (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Garbary (1987: 50) list this species as Chantransia crispa (Vaucher ) De Candolle in Lamarck & De Candolle, and as a problematic and excluded species.
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
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, -248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 02 May 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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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 04 March 2021.