Nitella prolifera (Ziz ex A.Braun) Kützing
Tolypella prolifera (Ziz ex A.Braun) Leonhardi Manubrium at high magnification. Collected by Sarah Lambert. Ditch near Peterborough, UK.
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Nitella prolifera (Ziz ex A.Braun) Kützing 1845: 255
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1845). Phycologia germanica, d. i. Deutschlands Algen in bündigen Beschreibungen. Nebst einer Anleitung zum Untersuchen und Bestimmen dieser Gewächse für Anfänger. pp. [i]-x, -340 ['240']. Nordhausen: zu finden bei Wilh. Köhne.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tolypella prolifera (Ziz ex A.Braun) Leonhardi
Chara prolifera Ziz ex A.Braun
Type locality: Moguntiae (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 January 2011 by Anders Langangen
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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 14 October 2019.