Nitella pygmaea A.Braun
Nitella pygmaea A.Braun in A.Braun & C.F.O.Nordstedt 1882: 65
Published in: Braun, A. & Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1883). Fragmente einer Monographie der Characeen von Hrn. A. Braun. Nach den hinterlassenen Manuscripten A. Braun's herausgegeben von Hrn. Dr. Otto Nordstedt. Abhandlungen der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften 1882(1): 1-211, 7 pls.
Publication date: before Aug 7 1883 [Smithsonian Stamp]
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella microcarpa var. pygmaea (A.Braun) Raam
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Tieffallenia
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pygmy, dwarf (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Created: 16 May 2010 by Anders Langangen
Verified by: 19 January 2011 by Anders Langangen
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Anders Langangen in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 January 2020.