Chara australis f. stuartiana (F.Müller ex Kützing) J.S.Zaneveld 1940
Chara australis f. stuartiana (F.Müller ex Kützing) J.S.Zaneveld 1940: 126 (as 'var. nobilis f. stuartiana' )
Published in: Zaneveld, J.S. (1941). The Charophyta of Malaysia and adjacent countries. Blumea 4: 1-223, 21 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara stuartiana (F.Müller ex Kützing) M.T.Casanova & K.T.Karol
Subgenus Protochara Section Protochara
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), south, southern (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Branchlets swollen and short, number of segments reduced. Extremely robust, extraordinarily swollen. Dioecious.
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.
Source of current name
Casanova, M.T. & Karol, K.G. (2014). A revision of Chara sect. Protochara, comb. et stat. nov. (Characeae: Charophyceae). Australian Systematic Botany 27: 23-37.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 March 2017 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 22 October 2020.