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Nitella orientalis T.F.Allen

Publication details
Nitella orientalis T.F.Allen 1894: 524

Published in: Allen, T.F. (1894). Japanese Characeae - I. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 21(12): 523-526.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), eastern.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella mucronata subsp. orientalis (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1962
Nitella furcata subsp. orientalis (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1965
Nitella furcata f. orientalis (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1965

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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