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Nitella verticillata (N.Filarszky & G.O.Allen ex N.Filarszky) R.D.Wood

Publication details
Nitella verticillata (N.Filarszky & G.O.Allen ex N.Filarszky) R.D.Wood 1962: 23

Published in: Wood, R.D. (1962). New combinations and taxa in the revision of Characeae. Taxon 11: 7-25.
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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.

Basionym
Charina verticillata N.Filarszky & G O.Allen

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Migularia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), verticillate, whorled (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Charina verticillata N.Filarszky & G O.Allen 1936

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella verticillata var. kodaikanalensis D.Subramanian

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.

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.

Hotchkiss, A.T. & Imahori,K. (1988). Additional Observations on Nitella verticillata (Characeae) from a new Locality in New South Wales. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 110(2): 187-292.

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Hotchkiss, A.T. & Imahori,K. (1988). Additional Observations on Nitella verticillata (Characeae) from a new Locality in New South Wales. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 110(2): 187-292.

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