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Characium nasutum Rabenhorst

Publication details
Characium nasutum Rabenhorst 1855: 85, pl. XII:A [12A]: fig. 1

Published in: Rabenhorst, L. (1855). Zwei neue Characien. Hedwigia 1(13): [85] only, pl. XII.

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), big-nosed.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 27 September 2005 by Sandy Lawson

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 July 2019.

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