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Nitella reticulata M.B.Williams

Publication details
Nitella reticulata M.B.Williams 1959: 351

Published in: Williams, M.B. (1959). A revision of Nitella cristata Braun (Characeaea) and its allies. Part II:. Taxonomy. Proceeding of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 84(3): 346-355.

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 Migularia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), reticulate, netted, marked with a network (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella cristata var. reticulata (M.B.Williams) R.D.Wood 1972

Nomenclatural notes
1960: 351, figs 4a-c, 5a (INA). - (3 Jul 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Dune pond, Maroubra Bea, NSW (Silva 1996-to date). Holotype: Williams 341; 20.vii.1955; (Silva 1996-to date

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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.

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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 21 April 2019.

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