Nitella acuminata var. [acuminata] f. belangeri (A.Braun) R.D.Wood
Nitella acuminata var. [acuminata] f. belangeri (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1965: 408
Published in: Wood, R.D. (1965). A revision of the Characeae. First Part. Monograph of the Characeae. pp. i-xxiv, 1-904. Weinheim: Verlag von J.Cramer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella acuminata var. belangeri A.Braun
Type locality: near Gengu, coast of Coromandel (Silva 1996-to date).
Subgenus Nitella Section Rajia
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).
Named for Charles Paulus Bélanger (1805 - 1881), French botanist and explorer.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 23 March 2010 by Anders Langangen
Verified by: 22 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 January 2020.