Nitellopsis obtusa (Desvaux) J.Groves 1919

Nitellopsis obtusa (Desvaux) J.Groves

Current name: Nitellopsis obtusa (Desvaux) J.Groves
Red-cyan anaglyph showing a node in 3D. Collected by Emma Harris, Norfolk Broads, UK. - 04 August 2014. C.F. Carter (Chris.carter'at'

Publication Details
Nitellopsis obtusa (Desvaux) J.Groves 1919: 127

Published in: Groves, J. (1919). Notes on Lychnothamnus Braun. Journal of Botany, London 57: 125-129.

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nitellopsis is Nitellopsis stelligera (Bauer) Hy.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Chara obtusa Desvaux

Type Information
Type locality: "Ce Chara à été recueilli par M. Thuillier, dans les eaux stagnantes, aux environs de Paris; et par M. Desvaux, dans le Poitou." [Poiteau was a province of west-central France, capital Poitiers]; (Loiseleur Deslongschamps 1810: 137) Lectotype: Desvaux?; No date; PC; (Wood & Imahori 1965: 353) Notes: Lectotype locaility: "Gallia / ohne Datum / [Desvaux]"

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a freshwatermarine species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 11 May 2020

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