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Chara tenuissima var. batrachosperma (Thuillier) Ganterer 1847

Publication details
Chara tenuissima var. batrachosperma (Thuillier) Ganterer 1847: 10

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 vulgaris Linnaeus

Chara batrachosperma Thuillier

Type information
Type locality: Hab. in aquis stagnantibilis [environs de Paris] (Thuillier 1799: 473). Lectotype: L Herbarium Persoon (Gregor & al. 2012: 394 (table 1)). Notes: Lectotype: Specimen annotated by J.L. Thuillier as "Chara batrachosperma Thuillier" and by J.C. van Raam as "C. vulgaris" and "Type Chara batrachosperma Thuillier. 7/1996". July, August (Thuillier, 1799: 473).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very fine (Lewis & Short 1890).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
a homotypic synonym of Chara batrachosperma Thuillier and the latter is a heterotypic synonym of Chara vulgaris Linnaeus (Gregor et al. 2012). - (22 Jan 2014) - G.M. Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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.

Source of current name
Gregor, T., Raabe, U. & Van Raam, J. (2012). Typification of Nitella gracilis (Sm.) C.Agardh var. confervacea Brébisson (= N. confervacea (Brébisson) A. Braun ex Leonhardi) with remarks on its nomenclatural history. Cryptogamie Algologie 33(4): 391-398.

Created: 22 January 2014 by G.M. Guiry

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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 17 August 2022.

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