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Nitella tumida Nordstedt

Publication details
Nitella tumida Nordstedt 1891: pl. IV [4]

Published in: Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1891). Australian Characeae, described and figured. , 10 figs.. Lund.

Publication date: 1891

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 Vogania

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen (Brown 1956).

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

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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