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Chara papillosa Kützing 1834

Publication details
Chara papillosa Kützing 1834: 707

Published in: Kützing, F. (1834). Beschreibung einiger neuer Arten der Gattung Chara. Flora (Jena) 17: 705-707.

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.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), papillate, covered with papillae (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chara intermedia A.Braun ex Lange 1859

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Common names

(as Chara papillosa Kützing)
Norwegian: Piggkrans (Langangen 2021).

(as Chara intermedia A.Braun ex Lange)
English: Intermediate Stonewort (Stewart & Church 1992).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Detailed conservation status with sources
(as Chara papillosa Kützing)
Near Threatened: (Langangen 2021)

(as Chara intermedia A.Braun ex Lange)
Vulnerable: (Stewart & Church 1992)

Key references
Arbeitsgruppe Armleuchteralgen Deutschland (Becker, R., Blindow, I., Doege, A., Franke, T., Gregor, T., Hamann, U., Jäger, D., Jorda, C., Kabus, T., Korsch, H., Korte, E., Kusber, W.-H., Pätzold, Raabe, U., Schubert, H., Teppke, M., van der Weyer K., Wolff, P.) (2015 '2016'). Beschreibung der Characeen-Arten Deutschlands. In: Armleuchteralgen. Die Characeen Deutschlands. (Arbeitsgruppe Characeen Deutschlands Lehrstuhl für Ökologie der Universität Rostock Eds), pp. 209-572. Berlin & Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.

Kützing, F.T. (1857). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VII pp. i-ii, 1-40, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).

Nowak, P. & Schubert, H. (2019). Genetic variability of charophyte algae in the Baltic Sea area. Botanica Marina 62(1): 75-82.

Romanov, R.E., Patova, E.N., Teteryuk, B. Yu, Chemeris, E.V. (2018). Charophytes (Charales, Charophyceae) on the northeastern edge of Europe: is it something different across Northern Europe in their diversity and biogeography? . Nova Hedwigia 147: 161-182, 2 figs, 4 tables.

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.

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