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Nitella stuartii A.Braun

Publication details
Nitella stuartii A.Braun 1852: 704 (as 'Nitella stuarti' )

Published in: Braun, A. (1853 '1852'). Characeae in: D.F.L. Schlechtendal: Plantae Müelleriana. Linnaea 25: 704-709.

Publication date: 1853

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 Nitella Section Palia

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
1853: 704 (INA). - (1 Jul 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Tasmania: Stuart (Silva 1996-to date).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

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

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.

Wood, R.D. (1972). Characeae of Australia. Nova Hedwigia 22: 1-120.

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