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Chara contraria var. excelsa (T.F.Allen) Raam, nom. inval. 2010

Publication details
Chara contraria var. excelsa (T.F.Allen) Raam 2010, nom. inval.

Published in: Raam, J.C van (2010). R.D. Wood's "Synopsis of the Characeae" adapted and modified. CD, privately distributed by the author in anticipation of publication..

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

Basionym
Chara excelsa T.F.Allen

Type information
New York: Canadagua Holotype: T.F.Allen; Aug 1881; NY Notes: T.F.Allen: Char. Amer. Exs. No. 15

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara excelsa T.F.Allen 1882
Chara vulgaris f. excelsa (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1962

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: not effectively published (Art. 29). - (29 Sep 2019) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Key characteristics
Differ from C. contraria by having elongated stipulodes and bract-cells.

Similar species
Chara contraria

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