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Chara mucronata A.Braun 1834

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 mucronata A.Braun
Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Chara mucronata A.Braun
Red-cyan anaglyph. Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Chara mucronata A.Braun
Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Chara mucronata A.Braun
Oogonium, DF image. Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Chara mucronata A.Braun
Mucronate tip. Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Chara mucronata A.Braun
Red-cyan anaglyph of oogonium and antheridium. Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Chara mucronata A.Braun
Red-cyan anaglyph. Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Chara mucronata A.Braun
Red-cyan anaglyph. Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Chara mucronata A.Braun
Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Chara mucronata A.Braun
Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert. 07 Sep 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

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Polysiphonia violacea f. tenuior (Roth) Rosenvinge

Nitella mucronata (A.Braun) Miquel Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com)

Publication details
Chara mucronata A.Braun 1834: 351 (as 'Ch. mucronata, FI. Bad. Cryptog.' )

Published in: Braun, A. (1834). Esquisse monographique du genre Chara. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Série II, Partie Botanique 1: 349-357.
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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 Nitella mucronata (A.Braun) Miquel

Type information
Syntpe locality: "Hab. apud nos rara. — Helv. — Berol." [Switzerland; Berlin] (Braun 1834: 351). Neotype: Jack; Oktober 1858; NY Braun, Rabenhorst & Stizenberger, Characeen Eur. 30 (Wood 1965: 504). Notes: Neotype locality: "Salem" [Schleswig-Holstein, Germany?].

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffalelnia Section Tieffalelnia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending in a short, sharp point.

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

Nomenclatural notes
"Chara flexilis Bauer, Rchb. ex parte" - (1 May 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
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.

Key references
Bryant, J.A. & Stewart, N.F. (2002). Order Charales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 593-612. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Ruprecht, F.J. (1846). Symbolae ad historiam et geographiam plantarum Rossicarum. pp. [1]-242, 6 pls. Petropoli [St Petersburg]: typis et impensis academinae imperialis scientiarum.

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