Chara nivea Kützing 1857
Chara nivea Kützing 1857: 22, pl. 53: fig. III (as 'Steudel herb.' )
Published in: 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).
Type locality: "Cap: Ecklon. Zeyher" [Cape of Good Hope?] (Kützing 1857: 22).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), snow-white.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater 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.
Created: 16 November 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 October 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 12 August 2022.