Chara vulgaris var. hispidula (A.Braun) J.A.Moore
Chara contraria var. hispidula A.Braun Pitsford Water SSSI, Northampton, UK.
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Chara vulgaris var. hispidula (A.Braun) J.A.Moore 1986: 52
Published in: Moore, J.A. (1986). Charophytes of Great Britain and Ireland. B.S.B.I. Handbook No. 5. Illustrated by Margaret Tebbs. Distribution maps prepared by Dorothy Green. pp. [i-ii], 1-140, 26 figs, 17 maps. London: Botanical Society of the British Isles.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara contraria A.Braun ex Kützing
Type locality: Schweiz (Silva 1996-to date).
Subgenus Chara Section Chara
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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.
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Verified by: 18 April 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 13 December 2019.