Chara armata Meyen ex Kützing 1857
Chara armata Meyen ex Kützing 1857: 30, pl. 75
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1857). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VII pp. i-ii, 1-40, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), equipped, armed (Stearn 1973).
Chara gymnopus var. [armata] f. paragymnophylla A.Braun 1882
Chara variabilis N.Filarszky 1934
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chara armata Meyen ex Kützing)
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: New Caledonia (Raam 2010).
(as Chara zeylanica f. armata (F.J.F.Meyen) J.S.Zaneveld)
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Hawaiian Islands (Sherwood 2004).
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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 04 October 2022.