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Nitella mexicana T.F.Allen

Publication details
Nitella mexicana T.F.Allen 1894: 165-166, pl. 186

Published in: Allen, T.F. (1894). Remarks on Chara gymnopus A. Br., with descriptions of new species of Chara and Nitella. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 21: 162-167, pls 185-192.

Publication date: 1894

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 Nitella Section Nitella

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Mexico (Stearn 1992).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella flexilis f. mexicana (T.F.Allen) R.D.Wood 1962
Nitella flexilis var. mexicana (T.F.Allen) Raam 2010

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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 12 December 2019.

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