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Nitella lhotzkyi (A.Braun) A.Braun

Publication details
Nitella lhotzkyi (A.Braun) A.Braun 1849: 197

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.
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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.

Chara lhotzkyi A.Braun

Type information
Type locality: Nov. Holl. prope Menaro (?) (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Lhotzky; (Silva 1996-to date

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Decandollea

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chara lhotzkyi A.Braun 1843
Nitella conglobata var. lhotzyki (A.Braun) A.Braun 1882

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella lhotzkyi var. minor A.Braun 1852
Nitella conglobata A.Braun 1882
Nitella conglobata var. minor A.Braun 1882

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Casanova, M.T. (2009). An overview of Nitella in Australia (Characeae, Charophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 22: 192-218, 84 figs, 2 tables.

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Picelli-Vicentim, M.M. & Bicudo, C.E.M. (1990). Nitella lhotzkyi (Charophyceae). First discovery of the species outside Australia. Cryptogamic Botany 2: 30-32.

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