Chantransia flavicans Desvaux 1813
Chantransia flavicans Desvaux 1813: 145-146
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora glomerata (Linnaeus) Kützing
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), becoming yellow or yellowish.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Garbary (1987: 209) lists this species as a problematic and excluded species.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chantransia flavicans Desvaux)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).
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.
Created: 28 May 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 April 2021.