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Chara contraria f. scepusiensis (N.Filarszky) Raam

Publication details
Chara contraria f. scepusiensis (N.Filarszky) Raam 2010

Published in: Raam, J.C van (2010). R.D. Wood's "Synopsis of the Characeae" adapted and modified. CD, privately distirbuted by the author in anticipation of publication.

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.

Chara scepusiensis N.Filarszky

Type information
Czechoslovakia: "Bollweise" bei Sarbarek, S.E. part of the High Tatra. Holotype: Dr. I.Gyöfly & Dr. E.Kol; July 3, 1926; Not found (

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara scepusiensis N.Filarszky 1927
Chara contraria var. [inconnexa] f. scepusiensis (N.Filarszky) R.D.Wood 1962

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chara scepusiensis f. sphagnoides N.Filarszky 1927
Chara scepusiensis f. breviradiata N.Filarszky 1927
Chara scepusiensis f. glaucescens N.Filarszky 1927
Chara scepusiensis f. glauca N.Filarszky 1927
Chara scepusiensis f. stricta N.Filarszky 1927

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Key characteristics
Monoecious. 20 cm. Compact. Cortex 2-corticate, tylacanthous.Branchlets commonly ecorticate, but the lowest 1-2 can be imperfecttly corticated.

Similar species
Chara vulgaris f. howeana

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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 18 June 2019.

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