Nitella acuminata var. [acuminata] f. belangeri (A.Braun) R.D.Wood
Nitella acuminata var. [acuminata] f. belangeri (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1965: 408
Published in: Wood, R.D. (1965). A revision of the Characeae. First Part. Monograph of the Characeae. pp. i-xxiv, 1-904. Weinheim: Verlag von J.Cramer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella acuminata var. belangeri A.Braun
Type locality: near Gengu, coast of Coromandel (Silva 1996-to date).
Subgenus Nitella Section Rajia
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).
Named for Charles Paulus Bélanger (1805 - 1881), French botanist and explorer.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 23 March 2010 by Anders Langangen
Verified by: 22 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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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 24 April 2019.