Nitella furcata subsp. mucronata (A.Braun) R.D.Wood
Nitella mucronata (A.Braun) F.Miquel Red-cyan anaglyph of oogonium and antheridium. Castor Backwater, River Nene, Northamptonshire (as VC32), UK. Collected by Peter Kirby and Sarah Lambert
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Nitella furcata subsp. mucronata (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1965: 497
Published in: Wood, R.D. (1965). A revision of the Characeae. First Part. Monograph of the Characeae. pp. i-xxiv, 1-904. Weinheim: Verlag von J.Cramer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella mucronata (A.Braun) F.Miquel
Chara mucronata A.Braun
Type locality: Switzerland; Berlin (Silva 1996-to date).
Subgenus Tieffallania Section Tieffallania
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furcate, forked (Stearn 1992).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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.
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 July 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Bueno, N.C. & Bicudo, C.E.M. (2006). Temporal variation of Nitella furcata subsp. mucronata var. mucronata f. oligospira (Charophyceae) in the Ninféias pond, São Paulo State, southeast Brazil. Acta Botanica Brasilica 20(1): 1-11.
Bueno, N.C. & Bicudo, C.E.M. (2008). Biomass and chemical composition of Nitella furcata subsp. mucronata var. mucronata f. oligospira (A. Braun) R. D. Wood (Chlorophyta, Characeae) in the littoral region of Ninféias Pond, São Paulo, Southeast Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Botanica 31(3): 499-505.
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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 18 April 2019.