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Chara crassicaulis Schleicher 1821

Publication details
Chara crassicaulis Schleicher 1821: 134

Published in: Schleicher, J.C. (1821). Catalogus plantarum in Helvetia cis- et transalpina sponte nascentium quas in continuis fere itineribus in usum botanophilorum collegit et summo studio collatione cum celeberrimorum auctorum descriptionibus et iconibus facta, rite redegit. pp. [1]-61, Appendix. Camberii: ex typis Gorrin et Routin.
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Publication date: 1821

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chara is Chara vulgaris Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara vulgaris Linnaeus

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara foetida var. crassicaulis Schleicher ex A.Braun 1835
Chara longibracteata var. crassicaulis (Schleicher ex A.Braun) J.Wallman 1853
Chara vulgaris f. crassicaulis (Schleicher ex A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1962

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chara crassicaulis f. crassibracteata N.Filarszky 1931

Nomenclatural notes
Authority (Schl. ex A. Braun) Kütz 1857 in Ahmadi et al., 2012: 369. - (21 Jan 2014) - G.M. Guiry

Schreber 1821, nom. nud.; Schreber [sic!] 1857: 25, pl. 60, fig. II; Süd-Deutschland: O. Bulnheim (INA). - (17 Oct 2017) - G.M. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Muller, S, D., Rhazi, L. & Soulie-Märsche, I. (2017). Diversity and distribution of Characeae in the Maghreb (Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia). Crytogamie Algologie 38(3): 201-251.

Key references
Cirujano, S, Cambra, J., Sánchez Castillo, P.M., Meco, A. & Flor Arnau, N. (2008). Flora ibérica algas continentales. Carófitos (Characeae). pp. [1]-132, 125 figs. Madrid: Real Jardín Botánico.

Urbaniak, J. & Gabka, M. (2014). Polish Charophytes. An illustrated guide to identification. pp. [1]-120, incl. 34 pls. Wroclaw: Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy we Wroclawiu.

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