Nitella obtusa T.F.Allen
Nitella obtusa T.F.Allen 1892: 230, pls 2, 2a
Published in: Allen, T.F. (1892). Notes on some Characeae. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 19(7): 230.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Nitella Section Nitella
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (Stearn 1973).
Nitella flexilis f. obtusa (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1962
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed conservation status with sources
(as Nitella obtusa T.F.Allen)
Vulnerable: (Stewart & Church 1992)
Created: 19 March 2010 by Anders Langangen
Verified by: 24 June 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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Pericàs, J.J. & Martínez Taberner, A. (1983). Nitellopsis obtusa (Desv. in Lois.) J. Groves i Nitella tenuissima (Desv.) Kütz., dues carofícies noves per a la flora de les Balears. Boll. Soc. Hist. Nat. Balears 27: 209-212.
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M.D. Guiry 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.