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Chara hirsuta T.F.Allen 1900

Publication details
Chara hirsuta T.F.Allen 1900: 301-303, pl. 10-11

Published in: Allen,T.F. (1900). Three new Charas from California. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 27(6): 299-304, pl. 10-15.

Publication date: 1900

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
USA: California: San Diego Holotype: Aug. 1897; NY

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Desvauxia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), hairy.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara canescens f. hirsuta (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1962

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Key characteristics
Large species 60 cm high. Monoecious.

Similar species
Chara canescens

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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 19 August 2022.

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