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Ecology, Phytogeography and Taxonomy of the Japanese Charophyta

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By: Kozo Imahori(Author)

234 pages, 41 plates with b/w line drawings; 66 b/w line drawings and b/w distribution maps, 23 tables

Koeltz Scientific Books

Paperback | Dec 1954 [1977 reprint] | #117266 | ISBN: 387429126X
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This monograph intends to give a taxonomical survey of Japanese Charophytes, including some notes on their history, distribution, classification, ecology and economy.


General Part
1. History
2. Distribution and dispersal
3. Ecology
4. Economy
5. Characeae, their systematic rank and classification
6. Dredging and preservation of Charophyta

Taxonomical Part
A. Nitelleae
Gen. 1. Nitella
Key to the species and varieties
- Nitella opaca Agardh
- Nitella paucicostata Allen
- Nitella flexilis Agardh
- Nitella acuminata A.Braun
- Nitella allenii Imahori
- Nitella stricta Imahori
- Nitella crispa Imahori
- Nitella pulchella Allen
- Nitella spinosa Imahori
- Nitella shinii Imahori
- Nitella sejuncta Imahori
- Nitella horikawae Imahori
- Nitella flagelliformis A. Braun
- Nitella flagellifera Groves & Allen
- Nitella confervacea A.Braun
- Nitella tenuissima Kuetzing
- Nitella pusilla Imahori
- Nitella multipartita Allen
- Nitella dimorpha Migula
- Nitella stabilis Imahori
- Nitella leptodactyla J.Groves
- Nitella gracillima Allen
- Nitella spiciformis Morioka
- Nitella pseudoflabellata A.Braun
- Nitella oligospira A.Braun
- Nitella expansa Allen
- Nitella axilliformis Imahori
- Nitella axillaris A.Braun
- Nitella sublucens Allen
- Nitella japonica Allen
- Nitella gracilens Morioka
- Nitella erecta Imahori
- Nitella rigida Allen
- Nitella mucronata Miquel
- Nitella graciliformis J.Groves
- Nitella gracilis Agardh
- Nitella saitoiana Allen
- Nitella inversa Imahori
- Nitella tanakiana Allen
- Nitella robusta Imahori
- Nitella moriokae Wood
- Nitella megacarpa Allen
- Nitella microcarpa A.Braun
- Nitella tuyamae Imahori
- Nitella hyalina Agardh
Gen. 2 Tolypella
- Tolypella gracilis Imahori
B: Chareae
Gen. 3. Chara
Key to the species and varieties
- Chara braunii Gmelin
- Chara corallina Willdenow
- Chara benthamii A. Braun
- Chara gymnopitys A.Braun
- Chara delicatula Agardh
- Chara globularis Thuiller
- Chara sejuncta A.Braun
- Chara zeylanica Willdenow

Plates I-XLI
A Glossary of terms used in studying Charophyta

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