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Chara setosa Klein ex C.L.Willdenow

Publication details
Chara setosa Klein ex C.L.Willdenow 1805: 85, pl. I: fig. 1

Published in: Willdenow, C.L. (1805). Du genre nommé Chara. Mémoires de l'Académie Royale des Sciences et Belles-Lettres [Berlin], Classe de Philosophie Expérimentale 1805: 79-90, pls I, II.
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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.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bristly.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chara brachypus A.Braun 1849
Chara brachypus var. setigera Klein ex Kützing 1849
Chara brachypus var. nubica Kützing 1849
Chara brachypus var. ehrenbergiana A.Braun 1867
Chara brachypus f. robusta N.Filarszky 1934
Chara brachypus var. majores K.Imahori 1950

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: i-vii, 1-276.

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