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Nitella subtilissima var. gloeostachys (A.Braun) R.D.Wood

Publication details
Nitella subtilissima var. gloeostachys (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1972: 73

Published in: Wood, R.D. (1972). Characeae of Australia. Nova Hedwigia 22: 1-120.

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 gloeostachys A.Braun

Basionym
Nitella gloeostachys A.Braun

Type information
Type locality: Australia: Swan River (Silva 1996-to date). Type: herb. Hooker Drummond no. 7 (Silva 1996-to date

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), most slender, very delicate, or precise.

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

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.

van Raam, J.C. (1995). The Characeae of Tasmania. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 110: 1- 50, Figs. 1-30.

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Anders Langangen in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 April 2019.

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