Chara longibracteata Kützing
Chara vulgaris var. longibracteata (Kützing) J.Groves & Bullock-Webster Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.
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Chara longibracteata Kützing in H.Reichenbach 1832: 843
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1831). Characeae. In: Flora germanica excursoria ex affinitate regni vegetabilis naturali disposita, sive principia synopseos plantarum in Germania terrisque in Europa media adjacentibus sponte nascentium cultarumque frequentius. Vol. 1. (Reichenbach, L. Eds), pp. 147-150. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Apud Carolum Cnobloch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara vulgaris Linnaeus
Subgenus Chara Section Chara
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Combination also proposed by Salzmann in Braun, 1849, Hooker's J. Bot. 1: 297. - (25 Jul 2015) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Germany: Thüringen: near Tennstedt (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Kützing; (Silva 1996-to date
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.
Source of current name
Muller, S, D., Rhazi, L. & Soulie-Märsche, I. (2017). Diversity and distribution of Characeae in the Maghreb (Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia). Crytogamie Algologie 38(3): 201-251.
Braun, A. (1849). Characeae Indiae orientalis et insularum maris pacifici; or characters and observations on the Characeae of the East Indian Continent, Ceylon. Sunda Islands, Marians and Sandwich Islands. Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany 1: 292-301.
Cirujano, S, Cambra, J., Sánchez Castillo, P.M., Meco, A. & Flor Arnau, N. (2008). Flora ibérica algas continentales. Carófitos (Characeae). pp. -132, 125 figs. Madrid: Real Jardín Botánico.
Groves, J. & Bullock-Webster, G.R. (1924). The British Charophyta. II. Chareae. pp. 1-129. London: The Ray Society.
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