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Nitella haageniae Raam 1995

Publication details
Nitella haageniae Raam 1995: 35, fig. 21 (as 'haagenii' )

Published in: Raam, J.C. van (1995). The Characeae of Tasmania. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 110: 1-50, 30 figs, 2 tables.

Publication date: 1995

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nitella is Nitella opaca (C.Agardh ex Bruzelius) C.Agardh.

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

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia

Named in honor of the collector Miss E.C. van Haagen, who collected the material with J.C. van Raam.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

A dioecious Nitella with long internodes, primary rays short, dactyls elongate 2-celled with end-cell long conical not mucronate, fertile whorls covered with rather thick mucus.

lake and pool.

Type information
Freshwater locality: Australia, Tasmania, Lake Leake, West side near last cabins at a depth of c. 2 m. Holotype: Miss Elisabeth C. van Haagen and Joop C. van Raam; December 9, 1975; Freshwater. Rijksherbariun (L)

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitella haageniae Raam)
Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Casanova 2009), Tasmania (Raam 1995).

Key references
Lacoste de Díaz, E.N. (1961). Algas de aguas continentales de la Argentina. Fitoplancton de Ibicuy (Entre Rios). Darwiniana 12(1): 191-202.

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