Chara compressa C.S.Kunth 1815
Chara compressa C.S.Kunth 1815: pl 1, 38
Published in: Kunth, C.S. (1815). Nova genera et species plantarum..ex...schedis..Bonplandi in ordinem digessit C.S. Kunth. In: Voyage aux regions Equinoxiales du Nouveau Continent, fait en 1799-1804. (Humboldt, F.H.A. von & Bonpland, A.J.A. Eds) Vol. VI, Sect. 3 Parisiis:
Publication date: 1815
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara zeylanica var. compressa (C.S.Kunth) Raam
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chara compressa C.S.Kunth)
South America: Brazil (Araújo & al. 2010).
Created: 03 September 2010 by Anders Langangen
Verified by: 04 February 2011 by Anders Langangen
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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 29 September 2022.