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Nitella capitellata A.Braun 1882

Publication details
Nitella capitellata A.Braun in A.Braun & C.F.O.Nordstedt 1882: 56-58

Published in: Braun, A. & Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1882). Fragmente einer Monographie der Characeen von Hrn. A. Braun. Nach den hinterlassenen Manuscripten A. Braun's herausgegeben von Hrn. Dr. Otto Nordstedt. Abhandlungen der K├Âniglich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften 1882(1): 1-211, 7 pls.
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Publication date: September 1882

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nitella is Nitella opaca (C.Agardh ex Bruzelius) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella mucronata var. capitellata (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1962

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Leiacina capitata S.Elliot ex Rafinesque 1825
Chara capitata S.Elliott ex A.Braun 1844
Nitella gracilis var. capitellata (A.Braun) Choudhary & R.D.Wood 1973

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Wood, R.D. & Imahori, K. (1965). A revision of the Characeae. First Part. Monograph of the Characeae. pp. i-xxiv, 1-904. Weinheim: Verlag von J.Cramer.

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