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Nitella cristata f. cristata (A.Braun) R.D.Wood

Publication details
Nitella cristata f. cristata (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1962: 23

Published in: Wood, R.D. (1962). New combinations and taxa in the revision of Characeae. Taxon 11: 7-25.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nitella is Nitella opaca (C.Agardh ex Bruzelius) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella cristata A.Braun

Basionym
Nitella cristata A.Braun

Type information
Type locality: Tasmania ad flumen South Esk River (1848 Stuart) (Silva 1996-to date). Notes: Hb. Stuart. Tas. 219. Dec. 1848 (INA).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Migularia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crested.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Key references
Williams, M.B. (1959). A revision of Nitella cristata Braun (Characeaea) and its allies. Part II:. Taxonomy. Proceeding of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 84(3): 346-355.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 December 2011 by Anders Langangen

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Williams, M.B. (1959). A revision of Nitella cristata Braun (Characeaea) and its allies. Part II:. Taxonomy. Proceeding of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 84(3): 346-355.

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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 26 April 2019.

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