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

Publication details
Chara canescens f. hirsuta (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1962: 10

Published in: Wood, R.D. (1962). New combinations and taxa in the revision of Characeae. Taxon 11: 7-25.
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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 hirsuta T.F.Allen

Basionym
Chara hirsuta T.F.Allen

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

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Desvauxia

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), becoming white; applied to plants covered with greyish-white pubescence.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater 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.

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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 09 August 2022.

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