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Nitella flexilis var. nigricans (J.Wallman) L.J.Wahlstedt, nom. rejic.

Publication details
Nitella flexilis var. nigricans (J.Wallman) L.J.Wahlstedt 1862: 4, nom. rejic.

Published in: Wahlstedt, L. J. (1862). Bidrag till kjännedomen om de Skandinaviska arterna af växt-familjen Characeae. pp. 1-43. Lund.

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella flexilis (Linnaeus) C.Agardh

Basionym
Nitella flexilis var. nigricans J.Wallman

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Nitella Section Nitella

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Wahlstedt (1862) writes: This form seems to have little value and should not be taken as a variety. - (25 Feb 2010) -

General environment
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: 30 March 2012 by Anders Langangen

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 24 May 2019.

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