Chara vulgaris subsp. squamosa ( ) F.Hy
Chara vulgaris subsp. squamosa (Desfontaines) F.Hy 1913: 31
Published in: Hy, F., (1913). Les Characées de France. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 60 (Mémoires 26): 1-47, pls. I-III.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara gymnophylla A.Braun
Chara squamosa R.Desfontaines
Type locality: in rivulis Cafsae (Silva 1996-to date). Notes: 'wohl Kâf (Kêf) in Tunis' fide Braun, 1868: 909 (INA).
Subgenus Chara Section Chara
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Cirujano, S, Cambra, J., Sánchez Castillo, P.M., Meco, A. & Flor Arnau, N. (2008). Flora ibérica algas continentales. Carófitos (Characeae). pp. -132, 125 figs. Madrid: Real Jardín Botánico.
Created: 07 December 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 January 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 23 May 2019.