Nitella africana (A.Braun) Kützing
Nitella africana (A.Braun) Kützing 1849: 515
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chara africana A.Braun
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or pertaining to Africa.
Chara africana A.Braun 1835
Nitella braunii f. africana (A. Braun) J.Wallman 1853
Nitella gracilis var. africana (A.Braun) A.Braun 1868
Nitella gracilis f. africana (A.Braun) G.Feldmann 1946
This is a freshwater species.
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.
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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Verified by: 01 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 19 April 2019.