Nitella acuminata var. belangeri A.Braun
Nitella acuminata var. belangeri A.Braun 1849: 292
Published in: Braun, A. (1849). Characeae Indiae orientalis et insularum maris pacifici; or characters and observations on the Characeae of the East Indian Continent, Ceylon. Sunda Islands, Marians and Sandwich Islands. Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany 1: 292-301.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Nitella Section Rajia
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).
Named for Charles Paulus Bélanger (1805 - 1881), French botanist and explorer.
Nitella obscura R.D.Wood 1965
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: near Gengu, coast of Coromandel (Silva 1996-to date).
Raam, J.C van (2010). R.D. Wood's "Synopsis of the Characeae" adapted and modified. CD, privately distirbuted by the author in anticipation of publication.
Wallman, J. (1853). Försök till en systematisk uppställning af växtfamiljen Characeae. pp. 1-103. Stockholm: P.A. Norstedt & Söner.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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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 18 April 2019.