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Chara braunii f. braunii (Gmelin) R.D.Wood 1962

Publication details
Chara braunii f. braunii (Gmelin) R.D.Wood 1962: 12

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Chara braunii C.C.Gmelin

Chara braunii C.C.Gmelin

Type information
Neotype locality: "Prope Oldenico" [Piedmont, Italy] (Wood & Imahori 1965: 262). Neotype: Malinverni; aestate 1856; NY 00945633 (Arbeitsgruppe Armleuchteralgen Deutschland 2015: 253).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Charopsis Section Charopsis

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), named for a person with the surname Braun; generally, for algae, Alexander Karl Heinrich Braun (1805-1877).

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.

Created: 11 August 2010 by Anders Langangen

Verified by: 23 April 2011 by Anders Langangen

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Cirujano Bracamonte, S., Medina Domingo, L., Sánchez Gullón, E. & García Murillo, P. (1999). Chara braunii (Charophyceae, Algae) en la Península Ibérica. Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 57(2): 398-400, 2 figures, 2 tables.
Hussain,M.I. & Khoja,T.M. (1999). Chara braunii (Charales, Charophyta) in an Arid Rainfed Waterbody, Saudi Arabia. Aust. J. Bot. 47: 427-436.
Kato, S., Sakayama, H., Sano, S., Kasai, F., Watanabe, M.W., Tanaka, J. & Nozaki, H. (2008). Morphological variation and intraspecific phylogeny of the ubiquitous species Chara braunii (Charales, Charophyceae) in Japan. Phycologia 47: 191-202.
Kim, Y.H. & Mun, H.-T. (1997). pH effects on distribution and oospore germination of Chara braunii Gmelin (Charophyceae). Algae 12(4): 277-282, 3 figs, 1 table. [in Korean]
Ortega González, F., Parra Anguita G. & Guerrero Ruiz, F.J. (2002). Nueva cita de Chara braunii Gmelin (Characeae) para la Península Ibérica. Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 59: 335.
Proctor, V.W. (1970). Taxonomy of Chara braunii: an experimental approach. Journal of Phycology 6: 317-321, 3 figs, 2 tables.

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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 17 August 2022.

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