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Chara contraria var. nitelloides A.Braun & Nordstedt 1882

Publication details
Chara contraria var. nitelloides A.Braun & Nordstedt 1882: 145

Published in: Braun, A. & Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1882). Fragmente einer Monographie der Characeen von Hrn. A. Braun. Nach den hinterlassenen Manuscripten A. Braun's herausgegeben von Hrn. Dr. Otto Nordstedt. Abhandlungen der K├Âniglich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften 1882(1): 1-211, 7 pls.
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Publication date: September 1882

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 nitelloides (A.Braun & Nordstedt) R.D.Wood

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Wood, R.D. & Imahori, K. (1965). A revision of the Characeae. First Part. Monograph of the Characeae. pp. i-xxiv, 1-904. Weinheim: Verlag von J.Cramer.

Key references
Vouilloud, A.A., Leonardi, P.I. & Caceres, E.J. (2012). Ultrastructure of male gametogenesis in Chara contraria var. nitelloides (Charales, Charophyceae) revisited: a model for a better characterization of the process in Charales. Phycologia 51(3): 239-246.

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References
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Vouilloud, A.A., Leonardi, P.I. & Caceres, E.J. (2012). Ultrastructure of male gametogenesis in Chara contraria var. nitelloides (Charales, Charophyceae) revisited: a model for a better characterization of the process in Charales. Phycologia 51(3): 239-246.

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