Chara globularis var. aspera (Detharding ex Willdenow) R.D.Wood 1962
Chara aspera Willdenow Red-cyan anaglyph of node showing spinecells and cortex. Collected by Claudia Ferguson-Smyth, Isle of Lewis, Scotland
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Chara globularis var. aspera (Detharding ex Willdenow) R.D.Wood 1962: 11
Published in: Wood, R.D. (1962). New combinations and taxa in the revision of Characeae. Taxon 11: 7-25.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara aspera Willdenow
Chara aspera Willdenow
Type locality: "Wächst in einem etwas salzigen See an den Ufern der Ostsee bei Warnemünde." [Growing in a salt lake on the shores of the Baltic Sea near Warnemünde][Warnemünd, Mecklenburg, Germany} (Willdenow 1809: 299). Lectotype: B W17100-010 (Wood & Imahori 1965: 203).
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a brackish 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
Urbaniak, J. & Gabka, M. (2014). Polish Charophytes. An illustrated guide to identification. pp. -120, incl. 34 pls. Wroclaw: Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy we Wroclawiu.
Blümer, C. (2004). Taxonomy and nomenclature. In: Charophytes of the Baltic Sea. (Schubert, H & Blindow, I. Eds), pp. 261-284.
Created: 14 June 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 February 2015 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 05 October 2022.