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Chantransia violacea var. hercynica (Kützing) Kützing 1849

Publication details
Chantransia violacea var. hercynica (Kützing) Kützing 1849: 431

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chantransia is Chantransia nigricans De Candolle.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Chantransia hercynica Kützing

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), violet, refers to the blue-red colours nearer blue (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chantransia hercynica Kützing 1845

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

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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 26 February 2021.

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