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Characium fusiforme K.W.Lee & Bold

Publication details
Characium fusiforme K.W.Lee & Bold 1974: 22, figs 18-52

Published in: Lee, K.W. & Bold, H.C. (1974). Phycological Studies XII. Characium and some Characium-like algae. University of Texas Publications 7403: 1-127.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Characium is Characium sieboldii A.Braun.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlamydopodium fusiforme (Lee & Bold) Ettl & Komarek

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

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Ettl, H. & Komárek, J. (1982). Was versteht man unter dem Begriff "coccale Grünalgen"?. Archiv für Hydrobiologie Supplement 60: 345-374.

Key references
Komárek, J. & Fott, B. (1983). Chlorophyceae (Grünalgen) Ordnung: Chlorococcales. Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. In: Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers (Die Binnengewässer) XVI. (Huber-Pestalozzi, G. Eds), pp. [1]-x, [1]-1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

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