Nitella nordstedtiana H.Groves & J.Groves
Nitella nordstedtiana H.Groves & J.Groves 1890: 66-68, pl. 296: figs a-c
Published in: Groves, H. & Groves, J. (1890). Notes on British Characeae. Journal of Botany 28: 65-69.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella confervacea (Brébisson) A.Braun ex Leonhardi
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia
Origin of species name
(Latin), named for a person with the surname Nordstedt.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Gregor et al. (2012), this is a nom. nov. (replaced N. batrachospermum A. Braun 1847, nom. illeg.. (non C. Agardh 1824)). - (22 Jan 2014) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater 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.
Gregor, T., Raabe, U. & Van Raam, J. (2012). Typification of Nitella gracilis (Sm.) C.Agardh var. confervacea Brébisson (= N. confervacea (Brébisson) A. Braun ex Leonhardi) with remarks on its nomenclatural history. Cryptogamie Algologie 33(4): 391-398.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 November 2017 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 April 2019.