Chara hookeri A.Braun 1849
Chara hookeri A.Braun 1849: 202
Published in: Braun, A. (1849). Charae australes antarcticae, or characters and observations on the Characeae of Australia and the southern circumpolar regions. Hooker's Journal of Botany & Kew Garden Miscellany 1: 193-203.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Tasmania (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Gunn, 1832, no. 1001; herb. Hooker (Index Nominum Algarum
Subgenus Charopsis Section Agardhia
Chara microphylla F.Mueller ex Kützing 1857
This is a freshwater species.
Casanova, M.T., Winton, M.D. de, Karol, K.G. & Clayton, J.S. (2007). Nitella hookeri A.Braun (Characeae, Charophyceae) in New Zealand and Australia: implications for endemism, speciation and biogeography. Charophytes 1(1): 2-18, 7 figs.
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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 12 August 2022.