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Nitella vieillardii (A.Braun) H.Sakayama

Publication details
Nitella vieillardii (A.Braun) H.Sakayama 2005: 204-205, fig. 7

Published in: Sakayama, H., Miyaji, K., Nagumo, T., Kato, M., Hara, Y. & Nozaki, H. (2005). Taxonomic reexamination of 17 species of Nitella subgenus Tieffallenia (Charales, Charophyceae) based on internal morphology of the oospore wall and multiple DNA marker sequences. Journal of Phycology 41: 195-211.

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.

Basionym
Nitella gracilis var. vieillardii A.Braun

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia

Eponomy
Named for Eugène Vieillard (1819-1896), a French naval surgeon and naturalist who collected in New Caledonia and Tahiti and was director of the Jardin Botanique de Caen.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella gracilis var. vieillardii A.Braun 1882
Nitella pseudoflabellata var. vieillardii (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1966

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 18 August 2006 by Wendy Guiry

Verified by: 23 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 24 April 2019.

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