Nitella mirabilis ex J.Groves
Nitella mirabilis Nordstedt ex J.Groves 1923: 364, pl. 35
Published in: Groves, J. (1923). Notes on Indian Charophyta. J. Linn. Soc. London 46(310): 359-376, Plate 35,36.
Publication date: 1923
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Nitella Section Nitella
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), to be wondered at, wonderful, marvellous, extraordinary, admirable (Smith & Lockwood 1933).
Nitella mirabilis var. mirabilis (O.Nordstedt ex J.Groves) R.D.Wood 1965
Nitella mirabilis var. libera F.S.Han & H.L.Fu 1990
This is a freshwater species.
Han, F.S. & Li, Y.Y. (1994). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus III Charophyta. pp. [1-vi], i-vi, 1-267, 189 figs. Beijing: Science Press.
Wood, R.D. (1962). New combinations and taxa in the revision of Characeae. Taxon 11: 7-25.
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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Holst, R.W. & Yopp, J.H. (1976). An algal polyphenol oxidase: characterization of the o-diphenol-oxidase from the charophyte, Nitella mirabilis. Phycologia 15: 119-124, 2 figs, 5 tables.
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