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Chara crinita f. comosa W.Migula

Publication details
Chara crinita f. comosa W.Migula 1897: 360

Published in: Migula, [E.F.A.]W. (1889). Die Characeen Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz. Unter Berücksichtigung aller Arten Europas. Mit zahlreichen in den Text gedruckten, auf alle Species beziehenden Abbildungen. In: Dr. L. Rabenhorst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Oesterreich und der Schweiz. Zweite Auflage, Fünfter Band. Part 1. pp. [1]-64. Leipzig: Verlag von Eduard Kummer.
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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 canescens Loiseleur

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Desvauxia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having tufts of long weak hairs (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a Brackish species.

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Created: 10 October 2010 by Anders Langangen

Verified by: 29 April 2011 by Anders Langangen

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Anders Langangen in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 November 2018.

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