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Nitella hyalina var. brachyactis A.Braun

Publication details
Nitella hyalina var. brachyactis A.Braun 1868: 891

Published in: Braun, A. (1868). Die Characeen Afrika's. Monatsberichte der Königlich preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. Berlin 1867: 873-944.
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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 hyalina f. brachyactis (A.Braun) G.Feldmann

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tiefallenia Section Decandollea

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), glassy, hyaline, glassy-green.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella brachyactis (A.Braun) R.D. Wood 1965

Nomenclatural notes
1968: 891 (INA). - (2 Jul 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

"Die Sporangien sind etwas kleiner mit dunkelrotbraunem Kern von 0,30-0,33 mm Länge. Man kan diese Form als var. brachyactis unterschieden (Braun 1867: 891)

Type information
Type locality: Algeria: in den Seen bei La Calle (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Bové; vi. 1839; (Silva 1996-to date

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