Nitella gracilis var. leptosoma ( ) R.D.Wood
Nitella gracilis var. leptosoma (Nordstedt) R.D.Wood in Gioallenia 1965: 624
Published in: 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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella leptosoma Nordstedt
Nitella leptosoma Nordstedt
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Gioallenia
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Casanova, M.T. (2009). An overview of Nitella in Australia (Characeae, Charophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 22: 192-218, 84 figs, 2 tables.
Created: 30 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 May 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2019.