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Nitella tenuissima var. japonica K.Imahori

Publication details
Nitella tenuissima var. japonica K.Imahori 1950: 76, fig. 4

Published in: Imahori, K. (1950). Miscellaneous papers on the East Asiatic Charophyta 2. J. Japanese Bot. 25(5): 73-77.

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 tenuissima (Desvaux) K├╝tzing

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very fine (Lewis & Short 1890).

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

Nomenclatural notes
As "Nitella megacarpa T.F.Allen var. japonica Imahori" in Hirose et al. (1977: 825). - (2 Aug 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Imahori, K. (1954). Ecology, Phytogeography and Taxonomy of Japanese Charophyta. pp. 234, 66 fig., 41 pl...

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