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Chara baltica var. affinis H.Groves & .J.Groves 1881

Publication details
Chara baltica var. affinis H.Groves & .J.Groves 1881: 354, pl. 224: fig. 1

Published in: Groves, H. & Groves, J. (1881). Notes on British Characeae. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 19: 353-356, pls 224.
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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 baltica (Hartman) Bruzelius

Type information
Type locality: "Occurs in the stream running into Kynance Cove [Cornwall, England], and in the pools adjacent, where it was discoverecl by Mr. James Cumnack in 1876.' (Groves & Groves 1881: 354).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Baltic Sea.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a brackish 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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