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Nitella furcata var. sieberi (A.Braun) R.D.Wood

Publication details
Nitella furcata var. sieberi (A.Braun) R.D.Wood 1965: 485

Published in: Wood, R.D. (1965). A revision of the Characeae. First Part. Monograph of the Characeae. pp. i-xxiv, 1-904. Weinheim: Verlag von J.Cramer.

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Nitella microcarpa var. sieberi (A.Braun) Raam

Basionym
Chara mucronata var. sieberi A.Braun

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Tieffallenia Section Tieffallenia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furcate, forked (Stearn 1992).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Cartajena, M.G. & Carmona, J. (2009). Morphological and ecological characterization of Charales (Chlorophyta) from calcareous tropical streams in Mexico. Cryptogamie, Algologie 30(3): 193-208.

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