Nitella claytonii M.T.Casanova
Nitella claytonii M.T.Casanova in Casanova et al. 2007: 8, fig. 2a
Published in: Casanova, M.T., Winton, M.D. de, Karol, K.G. & Clayton, J.S. (2007). Nitella hookeri A.Braun (Characeae, Charophyceae) in New Zealand and Australia: implications for endemism, speciation and biogeography. Charophytes 1(1): 2-18, 7 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
"This species is named for John S. Clayton, in honour of his work on New Zealand charophyte and waterplant ecology."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: "Lake Ohau, Otago, New Zealand South Island." (Casanova et al. 2007: 8). Holotype: J.[S.] Clayton 16/nh?/-/Ohau; 3-iii-2001; CHR P439 (Casanova et al. 2007: 8).
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 April 2019.