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Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand 1897

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Order Florideophyceae incertae sedis
Family Florideophyceae incertae sedis
Genus Pseudochantransia

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Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
 Filaments showing chloroplasts. Collected by Sarah Hughes, River Ems, Westbourne, UK. 25 Jun 2020. ©  C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
Showing pit connections. Collected by Sarah Hughes, River Ems, Westbourne, UK. 25 Jun 2020.  . ©  C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
Terminal monosporangia.  Collected by Sarah Hughes, River Ems, Westbourne, UK. 25 Jun 2020. ©  C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
Terminal Monosporangia. Collected by Sarah Hughes, River Ems, Westbourne, UK. 25 Jun 2020. ©  C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
Basal system. Collected by Melissa Lacan and Laura Tunwell. From the lower Wye, Wales. 01 Jun 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
Collected by Melissa Lacan and Laura Tunwell. From the lower Wye, Wales. 01 Jun 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
Collected by Melissa Lacan and Laura Tunwell. From the lower Wye, Wales. 01 Jun 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
Collected by Melissa Lacan and Laura Tunwell. From the lower Wye, Wales. 01 Jun 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
Showing pit connections. Collected by Melissa Lacan and Laura Tunwell. From the lower Wye, Wales. 01 Jun 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand
Collected by Melissa Lacan and Laura Tunwell. From the lower Wye, Wales. 01 Jun 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

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Callithamnion fomosa Harvey

Audouinella pygmaea (Kützing) Weber Bosse Basal system. Collected by Melissa Lacan and Laura Tunwell. From the lower Wye, Wales
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Pseudochantransia pygmaea (Kützing) Brand 1897: 118

Published in: Brand, F. (1897). Ueber "Chantransia" und die einschlägigen Formen der bayrischen Hochebene. Hedwigia 36: 300-319.

Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Audouinella pygmaea (Kützing) Weber Bosse

Basionym
Chantransia pygmaea Kützing

Type information
Type locality: "Steinen in Wasserleitungen bei Schleusingen" [Germany: Thüringer Wand] (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype, designated by Necchi et al. (1993): L 940285 (Necchi & Zucchi 1995: 210). Notes: IT: UC522268 (INA).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pygmy, dwarf (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Brand, F. (1909). Über die Süsswasserformen von Chantransia (D.C.) Schmitz, einschliesslich Pseudochantransia Brand. Hedwigia 49: .

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Verified by: 02 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2020.

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