Chantransia violacea var. hercynica (Kützing) Kützing 1849
Chantransia violacea var. hercynica (Kützing) Kützing 1849: 431
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chantransia hercynica Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), violet, refers to the blue-red colours nearer blue (Stearn 1973).
Chantransia hercynica Kützing 1845
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 07 August 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 26 February 2021.