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Nitella crispa K.Imahori

Publication details
Nitella crispa K.Imahori 1953: 259, figs. 7, 8

Published in: Imahori, K. (1953). Miscellaneous papers on the East Asiatic Charophyta (4). Journal of Japanese Botany 28(9): 257-266.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nitella is Nitella opaca (C.Agardh ex Bruzelius) C.Agardh.

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

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Toeffallenia Section Gioallenia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crisped, irregularly waved and twisted (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella pseudoflabellata f. crispa (K.Imahori) R.D.Wood 1962

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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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