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Nitella nidifica (Müller) C.Agardh

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Charophyceae
Order Charales
Family Characeae
Genus Nitella


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Nitella nidifica (Müller) C.Agardh
Lemkenhafen, Fehmarn, Germany, Baltic Sea, in 0.5-1.0 m depth. 12 Jul 2005. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de).

Nitella nidifica (Müller) C.Agardh
T. nidifica f. groenlandica.


Neorhodomela teres (Perestenko) Perestenko

Tolypella nidifica (O.F.Müller) Leonhardi Lemkenhafen, Fehmarn, Germany, Baltic Sea, in 0.5-1.0 m depth
© Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de)

Publication details
Nitella nidifica (Müller) C.Agardh 1824: 125

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, [1]-312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
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Publication date: probably September 1824

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 Tolypella nidifica (O.F.Müller) Leonhardi

Conferva nidifica O.F.Müller

Type information
Type locality: inter Fioniam & Lalandiam in fundo ad littora (Silva 1996-to date).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a Marine/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: 14 January 2011 by Anders Langangen

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Daily, F.K. (1950). Nitella spanioclema Groves & Bulluck-Webster var. nidifica nov. var. , from Alabama. Butler Univ. Bot. St. 9(12-26): 270-271.

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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 05 December 2019.

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