Nitella longicaudata F.S.Han & W.Q.Chen
Nitella longicaudata F.S.Han & W.Q.Chen 1982: 357, pl.1, figs8-16
Published in: Han,F.S. & Chen,W.Q. (1982). Some new taxa of Nitelleae from Yunnan. Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica 20(8): 354-370. [in Chinese]
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a long tail-like appendage.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Dioecious. Branchlets 2-3 furcate, dactyls (1-2) 3 celled, long and curved or short. Fertile branchlets short, forming dense heads, enveloped in mucus. Oogonia solitary. Male plants unknown. (from Ling, Xie & Langangen 2000)
Yunnan: Kumming, Daguanlou, in stagnis Typus female. SZ): F.S.Han 5209; Nov. 19, 1974; SZ
Han, F.S. & Li, Y.Y. (1994). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus III Charophyta. pp. 1-267. Beijing: Science Press.
Ling, Y.J., Xie, S.L. & Langangen, A. (2000). Charales of China. Nova Hedwigia 71(1-2): 69-94.
Raam, J.C van (2010). R.D. Wood's "Synopsis of the Characeae" adapted and modified. CD, privately distirbuted by the author in anticipation of publication.
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Anders Langangen in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2019.