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Nitella occidentalis T.F.Allen

Publication details
Nitella occidentalis T.F.Allen 1894: 166-167, pl.187

Published in: Allen, T.F. (1894). Remarks on Chara gymnopus A. Br., with descriptions of new species of Chara and Nitella. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 21: 162-167, pls 185-192.

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella blankinshipii var. occidentalis (T.F.Allen) J.C.van Raam

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Nitella Section Rajia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), western.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 06 February 2011 by Anders Langangen

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 23 April 2019.

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