Chara capillacea Hartman 1846
Chara capillacea Hartman 1846: v
Published in: Hartman, C.J. (1846). Svensk och norsk excursions-flora: Phanerogamer och Ormbunkar. pp. i-xvi, 1-191. Stockhlom: Z. Hæggström.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chara globularis Thuiller
Subgenus Chara Section Chara
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), capillarg, hair-like, thread-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
May represent Chara aspera Willdenow (Blümel, 2004: 263).
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.
Blümer, C. (2004). Taxonomy and nomenclature. In: Charophytes of the Baltic Sea. (Schubert, H & Blindow, I. Eds), pp. 261-284.
Created: 20 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 May 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2021.