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Acinaria Rafinesque, 1819, nom. illeg.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Charophyceae
Order Charales
Family Characeae

Type species: a type species (generitype) appears not to have been designated.

Taxonomic status: uncertain, requiring further investigation.

Nomenclatural notes
According to INA, the description suggests Nitella C.Agardh (Wood, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 75: 283. 1948). - (27 Feb 2011) - M.D. Guiry

Illegitimate: later homonym of Acinaria Donati, 1758, nom. rej. - (27 Feb 2011) - M.D. Guiry

Numbers of names and species: There are 4 species names in the database at present, of which 3 have been flagged as accepted taxonomically on the basis of the listed literature under the species name. In some instances, opinions on taxonomic validity differ from author to author and users are encouraged to form their own opinion. AlgaeBase is a work in progress and should not be regarded as a definitive source only as a guide to the literature..

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Created: 27 February 2011 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 March 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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