Chara prolifera Ziz ex A.Braun 1834
Tolypella prolifera (Ziz ex A.Braun) Leonhardi Branchlet. Collected by Sarah Lambert. Ditch near Peterborough, UK.
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Chara prolifera Ziz ex A.Braun 1834: 352
Published in: Braun, A. (1834). Esquisse monographique du genre Chara. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Série II, Partie Botanique 1: 349-357.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tolypella prolifera (Ziz ex A.Braun) Leonhardi
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Moguntiae (Index Nominum Algarum).
Source of current name
Leonhardi, H. von (1863). Ueber die böhmischen Characeen. Lotos 13: 55-62, 69-80.
Bryant, J.A. & Stewart, N.F. (2002). Order Charales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 593-612. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
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