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Nitella sessilis Y.J.Li

Publication details
Nitella sessilis Y.J.Li 1985: 153-154, 1, figs. 1-6

Published in: Li, Y.J. (1985). Some new taxa of Nitella from Guangdong, China. Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica 23: 153-160. [in Chinese]

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.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Nitella Section Hyella

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Description
Dioecious. Sterile branchlets 4-furcate, dactyls 1-3 celled. Fertile branchlets 1-3 furcate, forming dense heads, dactyls 1-2 celled. Antheridia solitary, without stalk. Female plants unknown. (From Ling, Xie & Langangen 2000)

Habitat
Pond

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Key references
Han, F.S. & Li, Y.Y. (1994). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus III Charophyta. pp. 1-267. Beijing: Science Press.

Ling, Y.J., Xie, S.L. & Langangen, A. (2000). Charales of China. Nova Hedwigia 71(1-2): 69-94.

Raam, J.C van (2010). R.D. Wood's "Synopsis of the Characeae" adapted and modified. CD, privately distirbuted by the author in anticipation of publication.

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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 22 April 2019.

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