Nitella gracilis f. spiciformis (H.Morioka) R.D.Wood
Nitella gracilis f. spiciformis (H.Morioka) R.D.Wood 1965: 644
Published in: Wood, R.D. (1965). A revision of the Characeae. First Part. Monograph of the Characeae. pp. i-xxiv, 1-904. Weinheim: Verlag von J.Cramer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella spiciformis H.Morioka
Nitella spiciformis H.Morioka
Type locality: Japan: Hondo: Tokyo (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Morioka 31; 22. ix. 1939; (Silva 1996-to date
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater 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.
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: 03 October 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 December 2011 by Anders Langangen
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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.