Chantransia repens (Børgesen) De 1924
Chantransia repens (Børgesen) De Toni 1924: 64
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium repens Børgesen
Acrochaetium repens Børgesen
Type locality: St. Thomas, Virgin Islands (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994: 69). Holotype: on Hypnea musciformis, from the harbour. C (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994: 69).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (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: 24 July 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 05 March 2021.