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Chara crinita var. americana T.F.Allen

Publication details
Chara crinita var. americana T.F.Allen 1879: 1, Plate 2

Published in: Allen, T.F. (1879). Charaeeae Americanae, Part I: pl 1, Part II: pl 2. . New York.

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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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 09 December 2018.

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