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Chara tenera O.J.Hasslow 1939

Publication details
Chara tenera O.J.Hasslow 1939: 817-818, fig. 1

Published in: Hasslow, O.J. (1939). Einige Characeenbestimmungen. II. Botanica Notiser 1939: 817-818.

Publication date: 1939

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
China: In fonte calido jugo orient, Lhamo, Mondeh La. Taofu (Dawo) bdistr. Sikang, Sinensis , ca. 3700 m.s.m . [alt.] Isotype: Harry Smith; Sept, 23, 1934; Harry Smith 12393

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), soft, delicate (Brown 1946).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara vulgaris f. tenera (O.J.Hasslow) R.D.Wood 1962

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Monoecious. Spine-cells solitary. Branchlet cortex imperfect. Segments 5-6.

River at 3700 m above sea level.

Similar species
Chara hydropitys/ Chara contraria

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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 14 August 2022.

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