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Chara vulgaris f. excelsa (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1962

Publication details
Chara vulgaris f. excelsa (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1962: 8

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 contraria var. excelsa (T.F.Allen) Raam

Basionym
Chara excelsa T.F.Allen

Type information
New York: Canadagua Holotype: T.F.Allen; Aug 1881; NY Notes: T.F.Allen: Char. Amer. Exs. No. 15

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Verified by: 18 April 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 09 August 2022.

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