Chantransia flexuosa ( ) Collins 1911
Chantransia flexuosa (Vickers) Collins 1911: 186
Published in: Collins, F.S. (1911). Notes on algae, - X. Rhodora 13: 184-187.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium flexuosum Vickers
Acrochaetium flexuosum Vickers
Type locality: Barbados (Silva & al. 1996: 98).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zigzag, bent alternately in opposite directions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 27 June 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 March 2006 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 05 March 2021.