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Chara unica W.Q.Chen & G.X.Wang

Publication details
Chara unica W.Q.Chen & G.X.Wang in W.Q.Chen et al. 1990: 566-567, fig. 3

Published in: Chen, W., Wang, G. & Han, F. (1990). Some new species of Characeae from Jiangsu province. Oceanologia et Limnologia Sinica 21(6): 563-570. [in Chinese]

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chara is Chara vulgaris Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Charopsis Section Imahoria

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), one and no more, single, solitary, growing singly (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chara unica W.Q.Chen & G.X.Wang)
North America: Mexico (Wood 1965), United States of America (Wood 1965).

Central America: Guatemala (Wood 1965).

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.

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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 20 May 2019.

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