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Chara fragilis var. [subverrucosa] f. platensis C.Spegazzini

Publication details
Chara fragilis var. [subverrucosa] f. platensis C.Spegazzini 1883: 229

Published in: Spegazzini, C. (1883). Characeae Platenses. Anales de la Soc. Cient Argentina 15(5): 218-231.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara globularis Thuiller

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fragile (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a Brackish 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.

Key references
Allen,G.O. & Herter,W.G. (1934). Charales Uruguayenses. Revista S├╝damericana 1(3): 87-91.

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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 21 May 2019.

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