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Chara calveraënsis (R.D.Wood) R.D.Wood 1965

Publication details
Chara calveraënsis (R.D.Wood) R.D.Wood 1965: 765

Published in: 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.

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.

Chara vulgaris var. [vulgaris] f. calveraënsis R.D.Wood

Type information
Brackish water locality: Pool of brackish Soda Water, Monte Amargo near Calvera (NY) Holotype: Morong; sept. 1890; NY ( Notes: Chili: Monte Amargo near Calvera (INA).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Named after the locality: Monte Amargo near Calvera, Chile.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara vulgaris var. [vulgaris] f. calveraënsis R.D.Wood 1962
Chara calveraensis (R.D.Wood) Y.J.Ling et al. 1989

General environment
This is a Brackish species.

Key characteristics
Heavily incrusted. 30 cm. Cortex irregular, aulacanthous. Spine-cells papillous. Stipulodes with long cells in upper row.

Similar species
Chara vulgaris group

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chara vulgaris var. [vulgaris] f. calveraënsis R.D.Wood)
South America: Argentina (Schneider et al. 2015).

(as Chara calveraënsis (R.D.Wood) R.D.Wood)
South America: Chile (Wood & Imahori 1965).

(as Chara calveraensis (R.D.Wood) Y.J.Ling et al.)
Asia: China (Han & Li 1994).

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