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Chara contraria f. scepusiensis (N.Filarszky) Raam, nom. inval.

Publication details
Chara contraria f. scepusiensis (N.Filarszky) Raam 2010, nom. inval.

Published in: Raam, J.C van (2010). R.D. Wood's "Synopsis of the Characeae" adapted and modified. CD, privately distributed by the author in anticipation of publication..

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

Chara scepusiensis N.Filarszky

Type information
Czechoslovakia: "Bollweise" bei Sarbarek, S.E. part of the High Tatra. Holotype: Dr. I.Gyöfly & Dr. E.Kol; July 3, 1926; Not found (

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chara Section Chara

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara scepusiensis N.Filarszky 1927
Chara contraria var. [inconnexa] f. scepusiensis (N.Filarszky) R.D.Wood 1962

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chara scepusiensis f. sphagnoides N.Filarszky 1927
Chara scepusiensis f. breviradiata N.Filarszky 1927
Chara scepusiensis f. glaucescens N.Filarszky 1927
Chara scepusiensis f. glauca N.Filarszky 1927
Chara scepusiensis f. stricta N.Filarszky 1927

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: not effectively published. - (29 Sep 2019) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Key characteristics
Monoecious. 20 cm. Compact. Cortex 2-corticate, tylacanthous.Branchlets commonly ecorticate, but the lowest 1-2 can be imperfecttly corticated.

Similar species
Chara vulgaris f. howeana

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Created: 14 October 2010 by Anders Langangen

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