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Nitella mucronata f. gracilens (H.Morioka) R.D.Wood

Publication details
Nitella mucronata f. gracilens (H.Morioka) R.D.Wood 1962: 18

Published in: Wood, R.D. (1962). New combinations and taxa in the revision of Characeae. Taxon 11: 7-25.
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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 gracilens H.Morioka

Basionym
Nitella gracilens H.Morioka

Type information
Type locality: Japan: Hondo: Prov. Sagami: in lacu Asinoko (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Morioka 21; 26.viii. 1939; (Silva 1996-to date

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Tieffallenia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending in a short, sharp point.

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

Nomenclatural notes
As "Nitella mucronata Miquel var. gracilens Imahori" in Hirose et al. (1977: 819). - (2 Aug 2018) - M.D. Guiry

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]

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