Nitella tenuissima var. americana A.Braun
Nitella tenuissima var. americana A.Braun 1845: 264
Published in: Braun, A. (1845). Characeae in Engelmann & Gray, Plantae Lindheimerianae. Boston J. Nat. History 5(2): 264.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella tenuissima (Desvaux) Kützing
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very fine (Lewis & Short 1890).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Allen, T.F. (1888). The Characeae of America plates.. pp. -14, pls I-VI. Boston: S.E. Cassino, Publisher.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 December 2011 by Anders Langangen
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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 19 April 2019.