Chara prolifera Ziz ex A.Braun
Tolypella prolifera (Ziz ex A.Braun) Leonhardi Red-cyan anaglyph showing fertile whorl in 3D. 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. Ann. Sci. Nat., sér. II 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 (Silva 1996-to date).
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.
Created: 14 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 February 2020.