Nitella acuminata var. mauritiana A.Braun
Nitella acuminata var. mauritiana A.Braun in A.Braun & C.F.O.Nordstedt 1882: 35
Published in: Braun, A. & Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1882). Fragmente einer Monographie der Characeen. Nach den hinterlassenen Manuscripten A. Braun's. Abhandlungen K. Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1882: 1-211.
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).
Nitella acuminata f. mauritiana (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1965
Nitella mauritiana A.Braun 1868
Nitella mucronata f. mauritiana (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1962
Nitella furcata f. mauritiana (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1965
The species is named in Braun 1849 (Hookers Journal) but the name in nomen nudum. The species is described in Braun & Nordstedt 1882. - (26 Mar 2010) -
This is a freshwater species.
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.
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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 26 April 2019.