Chantransia torulosa ( ) De 1805
Chantransia torulosa (Roth) De Candolle 1805: 50
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Paralemanea torulosa (Roth) Sheath & A.R.Sherwood
Conferva torulosa Roth
Type locality: Elbingrode in Hercynia: Person (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat cylindrical, with contractions or swellings at intervals along the length.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Garbary (1987: 217) lists this species as a problematic and excluded species, and the basionym as Conferva torulosa Roth (1797).
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: 05 August 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 12 July 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 03 March 2021.