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Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood, nom. inval. 1962

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Charophyceae
Order Charales
Family Characeae
Tribe Chareae
Genus Chara

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Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Houghton Regis Chalk Pit (Marl Lakes) SSSI, Bedfordshire, UK.. 15 May 2017. © Chris Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Red-cyan anaglyph of fertile branch. Houghton Regis Chalk Pit (Marl Lakes) SSSI, Bedfordshire, UK.. 15 May 2017. © Chris Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Red-cyan anaglyph showing cortex in 3D. Small form. Near Bornais, South Uist, Scotland. Collected by Claudia Ferguson-Smyth.. 28 Jul 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Small form. Near Bornais, South Uist, Scotland. Collected by Claudia Ferguson-Smyth.. 28 Jul 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Antheridium head-cells and antherzoid containing filaments. (Manubrium outline visible top left). Near Bornais, South Uist, Scotland. Collected by Claudia Ferguson-Smyth.. 28 Jul 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Antheridium content: manubrium (with pigment). head-cells and antherzoid containing filaments. Near Bornais, South Uist, Scotland. Collected by Claudia Ferguson-Smyth.. 28 Jul 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Red-cyan anaglyph showing 3D structures. Small form. Near Bornais, South Uist, Scotland. Collected by Claudia Ferguson-Smyth.. 28 Jul 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Near Bornais, South Uist, Scotland. Collected by Claudia Ferguson-Smyth.. 28 Jul 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Dwarf form pressed material. Claudia Ferguson-Smyth.. 28 Jul 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood
Red/cyan anaglyph shows cortex structure in 3D.Collected by Ingrid Jüttner, Lough Cluain, Galway, Ireland.. 15 Feb 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

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Chara virgata Kützing Antheridium, stacked DF images. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood 1962: 10, nom. inval.

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 virgata Kützing

Basionym
Chara virgata Kützing

Type information
Type locality: bei Schleswig [Germany] (Index Nominum Algarum). Holotype?: Pastor Fröhlich; L?

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid according to Arbeitsgruppe Armleuchteralgen Deutschland (2015: 369). - (27 Apr 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine/freshwater species.

Common names

(as Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood)
Swedish: Papillsträfse (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chara globularis var. virgata (Kützing) R.D.Wood)
Europe: Sweden (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed & al. 2009), India (Gupta 2012, Gupta 2012, Gupta 2012).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Casanova 2005), Queensland (Day & al. 1995), Tasmania (Day & al. 1995).

Source of current name
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.

Key references
Moore, J.A. (1986). Charophytes of Great Britain and Ireland. B.S.B.I. Handbook No. 5. Illustrated by Margaret Tebbs. Distribution maps prepared by Dorothy Green. pp. [i-ii], 1-140, 26 figs, 17 maps. London: Botanical Society of the British Isles.

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