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Nitella szechwanensis F.S.Han

Publication details
Nitella szechwanensis F.S.Han 1958: 168-169, pl.43, figs. 1-8

Published in: Han,F.S. (1958). A preliminary account of the Characeae from the western Szechwan plain. Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica 7(2): 155-190, Pl. XLI-XLVIII. [in Chinese]

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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Nitella Section Palia

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Description
Monoecious. 5 cm. Primary branchlets (1-)2-furcate, with central rays. Secondary branchlets outside, short, 2-furcate. Dactyls 1-celled. Gametangia conjoined at secondary branchlet nodes.

Habitat
Pond and water-field

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Key references
Han, F.S. & Li, Y.Y. (1994). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus III Charophyta. pp. 1-267. Beijing: Science Press.

Jao, C.C. & Lee, Y.Y. (1974). Materials for the Charophyta of Hupeh, China. I. Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica 12(3): 349-369.

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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