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Chara vulgaris var. oedophylla (G.Feldmann) R.D.Wood 1962

Publication details
Chara vulgaris var. oedophylla (G.Feldmann) R.D.Wood 1962: 8

Published in: Wood, R.D. (1962). New combinations and taxa in the revision of Characeae. Taxon 11: 7-25.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chara is Chara vulgaris Linnaeus.

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

Chara oedophylla G.Feldmann

Type information
Oued Tinja, dans une mareMme. L. Gauthier;

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara oedophylla G.Feldmann 1945

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Key characteristics
Short branchlets and inflated bract-cells and bracteoles

Similar species
Chara vulgaris

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chara oedophylla G.Feldmann)
Europe: Spain (Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998, Cirujano & Medina 1998).

Africa: Morocco (Muller et al. 2017 ), Tunisia (Muller et al. 2017 ).

(as Chara vulgaris var. oedophylla (G.Feldmann) R.D.Wood)
Africa: Tunisia (Wood & Imahori 1965).

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.

Cirujano, S., García Murillo, P., Meco, A. & Fernández Zamudio, R. (2007). Los carófitos ibéricos. Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 64(1): 87-102, 3 figures.

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Anders Langangen in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2022.

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