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Nitella pseudoflabellata A.Braun

Publication details
Nitella pseudoflabellata A.Braun in A.Braun & Nordstedt 1882: 54

Published in: Braun, A. & Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1883). Fragmente einer Monographie der Characeen von Hrn. A. Braun. Nach den hinterlassenen Manuscripten A. Braun's herausgegeben von Hrn. Dr. Otto Nordstedt. Abhandlungen der K├Âniglich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften 1882(1): 1-211, 7 pls.
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Publication date: before Aug 7 1883 [Smithsonian Stamp]

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella pseudoflabellata var. pseudoflabellata (A.Braun) K.Imahori 1940

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella pseudoflabellata var. minor K.Imahori 1952
Nitella pseudoflabellata var. tetradynema F.S.Han & W.Q.Chen 1990

Taxonomic notes
1866: 143; No descr. (Index Nominum Algarum). - (31 Aug 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: W. Borneo near Lumar (Silva 1996-to date).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitella pseudoflabellata A.Braun)
South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed et al. 2009), India (Gupta 2012).

Asia: Japan (Hirose, Yamagishi & Akiyama 1977, Sakayama, Nozaki, Kasaki & Hara 2002, Sakayama et al. 2004, Sakayama et al. 2005), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Casanova 2009), New South Wales (Day et al. 1995), Northern Territory (Day et al. 1995), Queensland (Day et al. 1995, Phillips 2002), Tasmania (Day et al. 1995), Victoria (Day et al. 1995).

(as Nitella pseudoflabellata var. tetradynema F.S.Han & W.Q.Chen)
Asia: China (Han & Li 1994).

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

Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: i-vii, 1-276.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Sakayama, H., Hara, Y., Arai, S., Sato, H. & Nozaki, H. (2004). Phylogenetic analyses of Nitella subgenus Tieffallenia (Charales, Charophyceae) using nuclear ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacer sequences. Phycologia 43: 672-681.

Sakayama, H., Miyaji, K., Nagumo, T., Kato, M., Hara, Y. & Nozaki, H. (2005). Taxonomic reexamination of 17 species of Nitella subgenus Tieffallenia (Charales, Charophyceae) based on internal morphology of the oospore wall and multiple DNA marker sequences. Journal of Phycology 41: 195-211.

Sakayama, H., Nozaki, H., Kasaki, H. & Hara, Y. (2002). Taxonomic re-examination of Nitella from Japan, based on microscopical studies of oospore wall ornamentation and rbcL gene sequences. Phycologia 41: 397-408.

Wood, R.D. (1965). A revision of the Characeae. First Part. Monograph of the Characeae. pp. i-xxiv, 1-904. Weinheim: Verlag von J.Cramer.

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