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Chara aspera var. macrosphaera A.Braun 1834

Publication details
Chara aspera var. macrosphaera A.Braun 1834: 356 (as '? macrosphæra, mihi' )

Published in: Braun, A. (1834). Esquisse monographique du genre Chara. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Série II, Partie Botanique 1: 349-357.
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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 galioides De Candolle

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia

Origin of species name
rough, uneven, harsh, rugged.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a brackish 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.

Key references
Braun, A. (1835). Übersicht der genauer bekannten Chara-Arten. Flora 18: 49-73.

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