Chara fragilis var. elongata E.Cosson & S.H.Germain 1845
Chara fragilis var. elongata E.Cosson & S.H.Germain 1845: 680
Published in: Cosson, E. & Germain de Saint-Pierre, E. (1845). Flore descriptive et analytique des environs de Paris. pp. LIII + 731. Paris: Fortin, Masson et Cie.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara globularis Thuiller
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fragile (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Combination also proposed by Kützing, 1849: 521, Species algarum. [INA] - (30 Sep 2017) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a 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.
Sakayama, H., Kasai, F., Nozaki, H., Watanabe, M.M., Kawachi, M. Shigyo, M., Nishihiro, J., Washitani, I., Krienitz, L. & Ito, M. (2009). Taxonomic reexamination of Chara globularis (Charales, Charophyceae) from Japan based on oospore morphology and rbcL gene sequences, and the description of C. leptospora sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 45(4): 917-927.
Created: 15 December 2009 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 January 2011 by Anders Langangen
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Anders Langangen in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.