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Nitella gunnii var. fastigiata A.Braun

Publication details
Nitella gunnii var. fastigiata A.Braun 1853: 704

Published in: Braun, A. (1853 '1852'). Characeae in: D.F.L. Schlechtendal: Plantae M├╝elleriana. Linnaea 25: 704-709.

Publication date: 1853

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella gunnii var. fastigiata A.Braun

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Decandollea

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella gunnii var. fastigiata A.Braun 1853

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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.

Key references
Braun, A. & Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1883). Fragmente einer Monographie der Characeen von Hrn. A. Braun. Nach den hinterlassenen Manuscripten A. Braun's herausgegeben von Hrn. Dr. Otto Nordstedt. Abhandlungen der K├Âniglich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften 1882(1): 1-211, 7 pls.

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