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Chara zeylanica var. diaphana (F.Meyen) R.D.Wood 1962

Publication details
Chara zeylanica var. diaphana (F.Meyen) R.D.Wood 1962: 12

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 diaphana (F.J.F.Meyen) R.D.Wood

Basionym
Chara armata var. diaphana F.Meyen

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Cartajena, M.G. & Carmona, J. (2009). Morphological and ecological characterization of Charales (Chlorophyta) from calcareous tropical streams in Mexico. Cryptogamie, Algologie 30(3): 193-208.

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 August 2022.

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