Nitella sublucens T.F.Allen
Nitella sublucens T.F.Allen 1895: 70
Published in: Allen, T.F. (1895). Japanese Characeae - II. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 22(2): 68-71.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Persoonia
Nitella translucens subsp. sublucens (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1962
This is a freshwater species.
Monoecious, to 30 cm high. Green to dark green. Axes to 1 mm broad, internodes 1-2 X longer than sterile branchlets. Fertile branchlets in small heads, short --- more--
Differ from N. translucens by its smaller size, and especially the much smaller oospore (and its locality)(Allen 1895)
Nitella translucens (Pers.) Ag.
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], -933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Wood, R.D. (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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