Nitella furcata fallosa (H.Morioka) K.Imahori (1954)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Nitella fallosa H.Morioka (1940)


Invalid. A synonym of the nominate N. furcata (Guiry in Guiry & Guiry, 2018).


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym of N. furcata) (Guiry in Guiry & Guiry, 2018).





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Morioka in: Nakai (1940). Iconogr. Plant. Asiae Orient. Characeae. pp. 293-295.


Other references:

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. and Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 02 August 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 24 September 2023Imahori, K. (1954). Ecology, Phytogeography and Taxonomy of Japanese Charophyta. pp. 234, 66 fig., 41 pl.

Morioka, H. (1941). Charophyta Japonica (II). J. Jap. Bot. 17(2): 57-70.

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.


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