Chantransia violacea f. expansa (H.C.Wood) C.J.Hylander 1928
Chantransia violacea f. expansa (H.C.Wood) C.J.Hylander 1928: 158
Published in: Hylander, C.J. (1928). The algae of Connecticut. Bulletin State of Connecticut State Geological and Naural History Survey 42: -245, 28 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Audouinella violacea var. expansa (H.C.Wood) G.M.Smith
Chantransia expansa H.C.Wood
USA: Pennsylvania: near Philadelphia.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), violet, refers to the blue-red colours nearer blue (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.
Source of current name
Smith, G.M. (1933). The fresh-water algae of the United States. pp. [i]-xi, 1-716, 449 figs, 2 tables. New York & London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc..
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