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Chara indica C.G.Bertero ex C.Spengel 1827

Publication details
Chara indica C.G.Bertero ex C.Spengel 1827: 346

Published in: Sprengel, K.[P.J.] (1827). Systema vegetabilium Editio decima sexta. Voluminis IV. Pars I. Classis 24. Vol. 4 pp. [i]-iv, [1]-592. Gottingae [Göttingen]: sumtibus Librariae Dieterichianae.
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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.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to India (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara polyphylla var. indica (Bertero ex Sprengel) A.Braun 1849

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chara polyphylla subsp. guadeloupensis A.Braun 1845
Chara polyphylla var. berteroi A.Braun ex Kützing 1857
Chara polyphylla f. subglabra Kützing 1857
Chara berteroi (A.Braun ex Kützing) W.Nylander 1863
Chara gymnopus var. berteroi (A.Braun ex Kützing) A.Braun 1882
Chara gymnopus var. [berteroi] f. normalis A.Braun 1882
Chara gymnopus var. [berteroi] f. leptacantha A.Braun 1882
Chara zeylanica f. berteroi (A.Braun ex Kützing) H.& J.Groves 1911

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 16 August 2010 by Anders Langangen

Verified by: 24 June 2012 by Anders Langangen

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S. Mukherjee & M.N. Noor (1985). Chara biharensis nom.nov., a nes name for Ch. indica Mukherjee & Noor. Hydrobiologia 120: 189.

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