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Chara ceratophylla Wallroth

Publication details
Chara ceratophylla Wallroth 1815: 192, pl. 5

Published in: Wallroth, K.F.G. (1815). Annus Botanicus, sive supplementum tertium ad Curti Sprengelii Floram Halensem 1815. pp. [i]-xxx, 1-194, pls I-VI. Halae [Halle]: Sumptibus Car. Aug. Kümmelii.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chara is Chara vulgaris Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara tomentosa Linnaeus

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

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

General environment
This is a brackish species.

Type information
Type locality: In stagnis subsalsis der Mittel-Doemeke prope Wansleben copiosisime (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Ahmadi, A., Sheidai, A.M., H. Riahi, H. & Van Raam, J.C. (2012). Some Charophytes (Characeae, Charophyta) from central and western of Iran including Chara kohrangiana species nova. Cryptogamie Algologie 33(4): 359-390. [in English]

Cirujano, S, Cambra, J., Sánchez Castillo, P.M., Meco, A. & Flor Arnau, N. (2008). Flora ibérica algas continentales. Carófitos (Characeae). pp. [1]-132, 125 figs. Madrid: Real Jardín Botánico.

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