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Nitella translucens var. axillaris (A.Braun) R.D.Wood

Publication details
Nitella translucens var. axillaris (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1962: 22

Published in: Wood, R.D. (1962). New combinations and taxa in the revision of Characeae. Taxon 11: 7-25.
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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 axillaris A.Braun

Basionym
Nitella axillaris A.Braun

Type information
Type locality: in stagnis prope Caracas (Silva 1996-to date). Type: J. Gollmer; (Silva 1996-to date

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Persoonia

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitella translucens var. axillaris (A.Braun) R.D.Wood)
South America: Brazil (Picelli-Vicentim & Bicudo 1993, Bueno & Bicudo 1997, Ara├║jo et al. 2010).

South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Key references
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: 08 August 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Hotchkiss, A.T., Jr & Brown, R.M., Jr (1987). The association of rosette and globule terminal complexes with celulose microfibril assembly in Nitella translucens var. axillaris (Charophyceae). Journal of Phycology 23: 229-237.

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