Nitella heterophylla (A.Braun) A.Braun
Nitella heterophylla (A.Braun) A.Braun 1849: 198
Published in: Braun, A. (1849). Charae australes antarcticae, or characters and observations on the Characeae of Australia and the southern circumpolar regions. Hooker's Journal of Botany & Kew Garden Miscellany 1: 193-203.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chara heterophylla A. Braun
Type locality: Adams River, Grantham (Silva 1996-to date). Type: March 1841; Herb. Preiss 1876 (Silva 1996-to date
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Decandollea
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaves of different kinds.
Chara heterophylla A. Braun 1843
Nitella lhotzkyi f. heterophylla (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1962
This is a freshwater species.
Casanova, M.T. (2009). An overview of Nitella in Australia (Characeae, Charophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 22: 192-218, 84 figs, 2 tables.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 May 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 November 2019.