Characium nasutum Rabenhorst 1855: 85, pl. XII:A [12A]: fig. 1
Published in: Rabenhorst, L. (1855). Zwei neue Characien. Hedwigia 1(13):  only, pl. XII.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), big-nosed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 27 September 2005 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 21 June 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.