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Chantransia dictyotae (Collins) Collins 1911

Publication details
Chantransia dictyotae (Collins) Collins 1911: 186

Published in: Collins, F.S. (1911). Notes on algae, - X. Rhodora 13: 184-187.

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 Colaconema dictyotae (Collins) I.-K.Hwang & H.-S.Kim

Acrochaetium dictyotae Collins

Type information
Type locality: La Jolla, California (Womersley 1994: 55). Holotype: FH (Womersley 1994: 55). Notes: Womersley (1994:55) notes that material from the type collection has been distributed in Phycotheca Boreale Americana, No. 1394. On Dictyota Binghamiana in tide pools near high water mark; leg. E. Snyder (INA).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Abbot & Hollenberg (1976) considered this species a synonym for Acrochaetium barbadense (Garbary, 1987: 58)

General environment
This is a marine 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
Hwang, I.-K. & Kim, H.-S. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 2. Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae, Nemaliophycidae: Acrochaetiales, Colaconematales, Palmariales, Nemaliales. Nemalian red algae. pp. [1-6], 1-111, figs 1-66. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

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