Chara virgata var. barbata (Ganterer) Raam ex Guiry & D.M.John 2021

Chara virgata var. barbata (Ganterer) Raam ex Guiry & D.M.John

Chara virgata var. barbata (Ganterer) Raam ex Guiry & D.M.JohnLong bract cells and bracteoles. Red-cyan anaglyph showing 3D structure. Collected by Nick Stewart, Thompson Common , Norfolk, England. Preserved material.C.F. Carter (

Publication Details
Chara virgata var. barbata (Ganterer) Raam ex Guiry & D.M.John 2021: 1

Published in: Guiry, M.D. & John, D.M. (2021). Nomenclatural changes for freshwater algae reported from Britain and Ireland. Notulae Algarum 196: 1-5.

Publication date: 10 June 2021

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

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Chara fragilis subsp. barbata Ganterer

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), twiggy, long and slender or streaked, rod-like (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 04 October 2010 by Anders Langangen.

Last updated: 06 July 2021

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 06 July 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 01 October 2022

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