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Nitella ungula A.García

Publication details
Nitella ungula A.García 1998: 56-58, figs 7-10 and 18-26

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 Gioallenia

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

Taxonomic notes
Tieffallenia: Decandollea (Casanova, 2015). - (1 Jul 2015) - Wendy Guiry

Habitat notes
Depths ranging from a few centimeters to 1.0 m; soft sediments; associated plants Lamprothamnium macropogon, Chara fibrosa, C. globularis and Nitella spp. (García, 1998). - (1 Jul 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Australia: Lake Bathurst, New South Wales, located 3.7 km east of Lake Bathurst township (García 1998: 56). Holotype (female and male): Adriana García & Allan Chivas; 18.ii.1994; NSW 400945 (García 1998: 56). Notes: Isotypes: NE; Janet Cosh Herbarium, Univ. of Wollongong, Australia.

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Key references
Garcia, A. (1999). Charophyte Flora of South-eastern South Australia and South-western Victoria, Australia: Systematics, Distribution and Ecology. Aust. J. Bot. 47: 407-426.

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Verified by: 01 July 2015 by Wendy Guiry

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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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