Nitella flexilis bifurcata Kasaki, 1964



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Rediscovered c.2010



Tochigi Prefecture, Japan


Biology & Ecology










Sakayama, Hidetoshi et al. (2015). Taxonomy, morphology, and genetic variation of Nitella flexilis var. bifurcata (Charales, Characeae) from Japan. Phycological Research 63(3): 159-166. [Abstract]

Sano, Satomi et al. (1997). Current state of distribution of the Charales (Chlorophyta) in Japanese Lakes, pp. 97. In: Abstracts of Papers Presented at the Sixth International Phycological Congress, Leiden, Netherlands. 130 pp.

Watanabe, M. M., Nozaki, H., Kasaki, H., Sano, S., Katon, N., Omori, Y. and Nohara, S. (2005). Threatened states of the Charales in the lakes of Japan, pp. 217-236. In: Kasai, K. and Watanabe, M. M. (eds). Algal culture collections and the environment. Tokyo: Tokai University Press. 248 pp.


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