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Chara leptospora H.Sakayama 2009

Publication details
Chara leptospora H.Sakayama in Sakayama & al. 2009: 926, figs 1, 3a, 4

Published in: 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.
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Publication date: 2009

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chara is Chara vulgaris Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara globularis Thuiller

Type information
Type locality: Pond at Chiba University, Yayoi, Inage, Chiba, Japan (Sakayama et al. 2009: 926). Holotype: Y. Tanabe; freshwater pond. TNS TNS-Al 164558 (Sakayama et al. 2009: 926). Notes: Maintained as the culture strain (M.Ito, strain TAN136).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Grovesia

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Brackish water lakes and freshwater environments (Sakayama et al. 2009: 926). - (15 Dec 2009) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 15 December 2009 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 30 January 2011 by Anders Langangen

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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.

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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.

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