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Nitella oligospira A.Braun

Publication details
Nitella oligospira 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.

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 Tieffallenia

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella mucronata f. oligospira (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1962
Nitella furcata f. oligospira (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1965

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nitella brasiliensis A.Braun
Nitella tubulosa P.Salzmann 1830

Nomenclatural notes
As "N. oligospira T.F.Allen" in Casanova (2009: 195). - (10 May 2019) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
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.

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.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Sakayama, H., Miyaji, K., Nagumo, T., Kato, M., Hara, Y. & Nozaki, H. (2005). Taxonomic reexamination of 17 species of Nitella subgenus Tieffallenia (Charales, Charophyceae) based on internal morphology of the oospore wall and multiple DNA marker sequences. Journal of Phycology 41: 195-211.

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References
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Bueno, N.C. & Bicudo, C.E.M. (2006). Temporal variation of Nitella furcata subsp. mucronata var. mucronata f. oligospira (Charophyceae) in the Ninféias pond, São Paulo State, southeast Brazil. Acta Botanica Brasilica 20(1): 1-11.
Bueno, N.C. & Bicudo, C.E.M. (2008). Biomass and chemical composition of Nitella furcata subsp. mucronata var. mucronata f. oligospira (A. Braun) R. D. Wood (Chlorophyta, Characeae) in the littoral region of Ninféias Pond, São Paulo, Southeast Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Botanica 31(3): 499-505.

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