Nitella gracilens H.Morioka
Nitella gracilens H.Morioka 1941: 64-65, fig. 6
Published in: Morioka, H. (1941). Charophyta Japonica (II).. J. Jap. Bot. 17(2): 57-70.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Tieffallenia
Nitella mucronata f. gracilens (H.Morioka) R.D.Wood 1962
Nitella furcata f. gracilens (H.Morioka) R.D.Wood 1965
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Japan: Hondo: Prov. Sagami: in lacu Asinoko (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Morioka 21; 26.viii. 1939; (Silva 1996-to date
Sakayama, H., Hara, Y., Arai, S., Sato, H. & Nozaki, H. (2004). Phylogenetic analyses of Nitella subgenus Tieffallenia (Charales, Charophyceae) using nuclear ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacer sequences. Phycologia 43: 672-681.
Sakayama, H., Miyaji, K., Nagumo, T., Kato, M., Hara, Y. & Nozaki, H. (2005). Taxonomic reexamination of 17 species of Nitella subgenus Tieffallenia (Charales, Charophyceae) based on internal morphology of the oospore wall and multiple DNA marker sequences. Journal of Phycology 41: 195-211.
Sakayama, H., Nozaki, H., Kasaki, H. & Hara, Y. (2002). Taxonomic re-examination of Nitella from Japan, based on microscopical studies of oospore wall ornamentation and rbcL gene sequences. Phycologia 41: 397-408.
Created: 02 October 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 December 2011 by Anders Langangen
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Nozaki, H., Kodo, M., Miyaji, K., Kato, M., Watanabe, M.M. & Kasaki, H. (1998). Observations on the morphology and oospore wall ornamentation in culture of the rediscovered Japanese endemic Nitella gracilens (Charales, Chlorophyta). European Journal of Phycology 33: 357-359, 6 figs.
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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 25 April 2019.