Nitella microcarpa A.Braun
Nitella microcarpa A.Braun 1859: 357
Published in: Braun, A. (1859). Characeen aus Columbien, Gyuana und Mittelamerika. Monatsbericht der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1858: 349-368.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Tieffallenia
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with small fruit.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Bueno, N.C., Prado, J.F., Meurer, T. & Bicudo, C.E. de M. (2016). Nitella (Streptophyta, Characeae) from southern Brazil. Iheringia Serie Botânica 71(2): 132-154, 12 figs.
Casanova, M.T. (2009). An overview of Nitella in Australia (Characeae, Charophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 22: 192-218, 84 figs, 2 tables.
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], -933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 30 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 October 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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Oliveira, R. de C., Boas, L.K.V. & Branco, C.C.Z. (2016). Assessment of the potential toxicity of glyphosphate-based herbicides on the photosynthesis of Nitella microcarpa var. wrightii (Charophyceae)
. Phycologia 55(5): 577-584.
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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 11 December 2019.