Nitella ignescens A.García
Nitella ignescens A.García 1998: 54, figs 1-6 and 11-17
Published in: García, A. (1998). Nitella ignescens sp. nov. and N. ungula sp. nov. (Charales, Charophyta) from Australia. Phycologia 37: 53-59, 26 figs, 2 tables.
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Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Tieffallenia
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uppermost littoral zone of lake, in very shallow but moving (surface) water; often exposed to air because of water level fluctuations and wind action; soft sediments or interstitial soft sediments between rocks ( García, 1998). - (2 Jul 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Holotype locality: Australia: Lake George, New South Wales (boat-launching ramp at Geary's Gap) (García 1998: 54). Holotype (female and male): Adreana García & Allan Chivas; 11.ii.1994; NSW 400944 (García 1998: 54). Notes: Isotypes: NE; Janet Cosh Herbarium, Univ. Wollongong, Australia.
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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García, A. (1998). Nitella ignescens sp. nov. and N. ungula sp. nov. (Charales, Charophyta) from Australia. Phycologia 37: 53-59, 26 figs, 2 tables.
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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 19 February 2020.