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Nitella ignescens A.García

Publication details
Nitella ignescens A.García 1998: 54, figs 1-6 and 11-17

Published in: García, A. (1998). Nitella ignescens sp. nov. and N. ungula sp. nov. (Charales, Charophyta) from Australia. Phycologia 37: 53-59, 26 figs, 2 tables.

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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Tieffallenia

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

Habitat notes
uppermost littoral zone of lake, in very shallow but moving (surface) water; often exposed to air because of water level fluctuations and wind action; soft sediments or interstitial soft sediments between rocks ( García, 1998). - (2 Jul 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Australia: Lake George, New South Wales (boat-launching ramp at Geary's Gap) (García 1998: 54). Holotype (female and male): Adreana García & Allan Chivas; 11.ii.1994; NSW 400944 (García 1998: 54). Notes: Isotypes: NE; Janet Cosh Herbarium, Univ. Wollongong, Australia.

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References
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García, A. (1998). Nitella ignescens sp. nov. and N. ungula sp. nov. (Charales, Charophyta) from Australia. Phycologia 37: 53-59, 26 figs, 2 tables.

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Wendy 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 25 April 2019.

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