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Chara grandis A.Braun 1843

Publication details
Chara grandis A.Braun in J.F. Drege 1843: 137

Published in: Drège, J.F. (1843). Zwei pflanzengeographische Documente. Besondere Beigabe zur Flora 26: 1-230, folded map.
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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 grandis A.Braun ex Kützing

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Persoonia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), large.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Zwischen Zuurebergen und Klein-Bruintjeshoogte, 2000-2500 Fuss, October. Zwischen Pedroskloof und Leliefobtein, 3000-4000 Fuss, November - (30 Apr 2010) -

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chara grandis A.Braun)
Africa: South Africa (Wood & Imahori 1965).

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 26 January 2011 by Anders Langangen

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Anders Langangen in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 October 2022.

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