Nitella spiciformis H.Morioka
Nitella spiciformis H.Morioka 1941: 63-64, fig. 5
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 Gioallenia
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Japan: Hondo: Tokyo (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Morioka 31; 22. ix. 1939; (Silva 1996-to date
Imahori, K. (1954). Ecology, Phytogeography and Taxonomy of Japanese Charophyta. pp. 234, 66 fig., 41 pl...
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.
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