Chara heterophylla A. Braun 1843
Chara heterophylla A. Braun 1843: 113-114
Published in: Braun, A. (1843). Charae Preissianae adiectis reliquis speciebus e Nova Hollandia hucusque cognitis. Linnaea 17: 113-119.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella heterophylla (A.Braun) A.Braun
Type locality: Adams River, Grantham (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: March 1841; Herb. Preiss 1876 (Index Nominum Algarum
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Decandollea
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaves of different kinds.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Braun 1843: 113; Braun in Lehmann 146: 145 (INA). - (1 Jul 2015) - G.M. Guiry
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.
Source of current name
Casanova, M.T. (2009). An overview of Nitella in Australia (Characeae, Charophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 22: 192-218, 84 figs, 2 tables.
Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: [i]-vii, 1-276.
Created: 30 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 May 2019 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 09 August 2022.