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Chara macropogon A.Braun 1843

Publication details
Chara macropogon A.Braun 1843: 116-117

Published in: Braun, A. (1843). Charae Preissianae adiectis reliquis speciebus e Nova Hollandia hucusque cognitis. Linnaea 17: 113-119.
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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 Lamprothamnium macropogon (A.Braun) I.L.Ophel

Type information
Type locality: Swan River, Perth (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Nov. 1841; Herb. Preiss 1877 (Index Nominum Algarum

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

Nomenclatural notes
Braun 1843: 116; Braun in Lehmann 1846: 147 (INA). - (1 Jul 2015) - G.M. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine/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.

Key references
Ophel, I.L. (1947). Notes on the genera Lychnothamnus and Lamprothamnium (Characeae). Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 71(2): 318-323.

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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 11 August 2022.

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