Nitella capitata var. americana M.C.Chaudhary
Nitella capitata var. americana M.C.Chaudhary 1970: 86-88, figs. 1-10
Published in: M.C.Choudhary (1970). Nitella capitata (Ness) Ag. var. americana var.nov. from the southeastern United States. Phykos 9: 86-88.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella capillaris (A.J.Krocker) J.Groves & G.R.Bullock-Webster
Subgenus Nitella Section Rajia
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with a knob-like head or tip (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 January 2012 by Anders Langangen
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M.C.Choudhary (1970). Nitella capitata (Ness) Ag. var. americana var.nov. from the southeastern United States. Phykos 9: 86-88.
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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.