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Chara arcuatifolia Vilhelm 1928

Publication details
Chara arcuatifolia Vilhelm 1928: 23, pl. 1 (as 'arcuatofolia' )

Published in: Vilhelm, J. (1928). Characeae Europae orientalis et Asiae ex herbario instituti cryptogamici horti botanici reipublica rossicae (ante Petropolitani). Publications Faculty of Science Charles University 80: 1-24.

Publication date: 1928

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 connivens Salzmann ex A.Braun

Type information
Type locality: "Rossia asiatica. Turkestan. Transcaspia. Prov. Turgai. Syr-Darja. Buchara. Czelkar, fl. Kauldzhur (4.VI.1910, leg. N.Androschow)" [Chelkar, Kauldzhur River, Turgai Oblast, Kazakhstan] (Vilhelm 1928: 23). Lectotype (designated by Wood in Wood & Imahori 1965: 178): N.Androssow; June 24, 1910; LE A0001543 (Romanov 2022: 1).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara globularis f. arcuatofolia (Vilhelm) R.D.Wood 1962

Nomenclatural notes
"arcuatofolia" is here corrected to "arcuatifolia" in accordance with Art. 60.10. Formed from "arcuatus" , a bow, and "folius", a leaf. - (31 Dec 2021) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Romanov, R.E. (2022). Typification of Chara connivens Salzmann ex A.Braun f. brevifolia Vilhelm, C. crinita Wallroth and C. glomerulifera Ruprecht and clarification of conflicting species concepts for C. arcuatifolia Vilhelm (Charales, Charophyceae). Notulae Algarum 223: 1-4, no figs.

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References
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Romanov, R.E. (2022). Typification of Chara connivens Salzmann ex A.Braun f. brevifolia Vilhelm, C. crinita Wallroth and C. glomerulifera Ruprecht and clarification of conflicting species concepts for C. arcuatifolia Vilhelm (Charales, Charophyceae). Notulae Algarum 223: 1-4, no figs.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 August 2022.

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