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Chara leiopitys R.M.Whelden 1946

Publication details
Chara leiopitys R.M.Whelden 1946: 306, fig. 1 (as 'Chara leiopytis' )

Published in: Whelden,R.M. (1946). Note on Argentine Charas. Farlowia 2(3): 305-308, 5 figures. [in English]
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Publication date: 1946

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.

Type information
Argentina: In Rio Lavagin, 15 km southeast of San Pedro; in still pond in soft clay mud. Alt. 800 m. Holotype: W.J.Eyerdam & A.A.Beetle; Oct. 11, 1938; FM

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara globularis f. leiopitys (R.M.Whelden) R.D.Wood 1962

Nomenclatural notes
published as Chara leiopytis - (27 Sep 2010) -

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chara leiopitys R.M.Whelden)
South America: Argentina (Raam 2010).

Created: 27 September 2010 by Anders Langangen

Verified by: 31 July 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 02 October 2022.

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