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Nitella conformis Nordstedt

Publication details
Nitella conformis Nordstedt 1880: 18

Published in: Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1880). De algis et Characeis 2. Characeae Novae Zeelandiae. Acta Universitatis lundensis 16(4): 15-20.

Publication date: 1880

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 Geoallenia

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella gracilis f. conformis (Nordstedt) R.D.Wood 1962
Nitella pseudoflabellata var. conformis (Nordstedt) R.D.Wood & R.Mason 1977
Nitella mucosa var. conformis (Nordstedt) Raam 2010

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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.

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