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Characeae Agardh, 1824

105039  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:105039)

accepted
Family
Genus Aclistochara R.E. Peck, 1937 †
Genus Acutochara L. Ya. Sajdakovskij, 1993 †
Genus Amblyochara L. Grambast, 1963 †
Genus Amphorochara L.K. Krasavina, 1978 †
Genus Chara Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Charites H. Horn af Rantzien, 1959 †
Genus Clavatoraxis C. Martín-Closas & C. Diéguez, 1998 †
Genus Cristatella (G. Stache, 1889) Groves, 1933 †
Genus Croftiella H. Horn af Rantzien, 1959 †
Genus Gobichara J. Karczewska & M. Ziembinska-Tworzydlo, 1972 †
Genus Grambastichara H. Horn af Rantzien, 1959 †
Genus Grovesichara H. Horn af Rantzien, 1959 †
Genus Gyrogonites J.B. de Lamarck ex J.B. de Lamarck, 1822 †
Genus Harrisichara L. Grambast, 1957 †
Genus Hornichara V.P. Maslov, 1963 †
Genus Kosmogyra G. Stache, 1889 †
Genus Kosmogyrella G. Stache, 1889 †
Genus Kosmogyrina K. Mädler, 1952 †
Genus Lagynophora G. Stache, 1880 †
Genus Lamprothamnium J. Groves, 1916
Genus Latochara K. Mädler, 1955 †
Genus Lychnothamnus (F.J. Ruprecht) A. Braun, 1857
Genus Macropogon Migula, 1897 †
Genus Maedleriella L. Grambast, 1957 †
Genus Maedlerisphaera H. Horn af Rantzien, 1959 †
Genus Mesochara L. Grambast, 1963 †
Genus Microchara L. Grambast, 1960 †
Genus Multispirochara Y.C. Hao in Y.C. Hao et al., 1983 †
Genus Musacchiella Feist & Grambast-Fessard, 1984 †
Genus Nemegtichara J. Karczewska & M. Ziembinska-Tworzydlo, 1972 †
Genus Neochara Z. Wang, 1978 †
Genus Nitella C.Agardh, 1824
Genus Nitellites H. Horn af Rantzien, 1957 †
Genus Nitellopsis Hy, 1889
Genus Nodosochara K. Mädler, 1955 †
Genus Obtusochara K. Mädler, 1952 †
Genus Peckichara L. Grambast, 1957 †
Genus Peckisphaera L. Grambast, 1963 †
Genus Piriformachara Junying Liu & Xinying Wu, 1985 †
Genus Platychara L. Grambast, 1963 †
Genus Qinghaichara G.D. Yang in Y.C. Hao et al., 1983 †
Genus Raskyaechara H. Horn af Rantzien, 1959 †
Genus Sphaerochara K. Mädler, 1952 †
Genus Stephanochara L. Grambast, 1960 †
Genus Tectochara L. Grambast & N. Grambast, 1954 †
Genus Tolypella (A. Braun) A. Braun, 1857
Genus Triclypella L. Grambast, 1969 †
Genus Wangichara Junying Liu & Xinying Wu, 1985 †

Genus Acinaria Rafinesque, 1819 † (nomen dubium)
Genus Euaclistochara Wang, Huang & Wang, 1976 † (nomen dubium)
Genus Psilochara L. Grambast, 1960 † (nomen dubium)

Genus Bechera Sternberg, 1825 † accepted as Gyrogonites J.B. de Lamarck ex J.B. de Lamarck, 1822 †
Genus Caucasuella N.P. Kyansep-Romashkina, 1980 † accepted as Aclistochara R.E. Peck, 1937 †
Genus Charina N. Filarszky & G.O. Allen ex N. Filarszky, 1937 accepted as Nitella C.Agardh, 1824 (synonym)
Genus Charopsis Kützing, 1843 accepted as Chara Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Gyrogona Lamarck ex Lamarck, 1822 † accepted as Gyrogonites J.B. de Lamarck ex J.B. de Lamarck, 1822 †
Genus Lamprothamnus A. Braun, 1882 accepted as Lamprothamnium J. Groves, 1916 (synonym)
Genus Protochara Womersley & Ophel, 1947 accepted as Chara Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Tolypellopsis (H. von Leonhardi) W. Migula, 1890 accepted as Nitellopsis Hy, 1889

Genus Brachychara L. Grambast & N. Grambast, 1954 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Brevichara H. Horn af Rantzien, 1956 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Characeites J. Tuzson, 1914 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Characella Gaillon, 1833 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Characias C.S. Rafinesque, 1815 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Charaxis T.M. Harris, 1939 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Charella G. Stache, 1889 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Circonitella Joan Watson, 1969 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Dughiella M. Feist-Castel, 1975 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Grambastiella M. Massieux & Y. Tambareau, 1979 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Krassavinella M. Feist-Castel, 1977 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Leiacina C.S. Rafinesque, 1825 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Lychnothamnites V.P. Maslov, 1966 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Lysimoscepas W. Griffith, 1849 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Mongolichara N.P. Kyansep-Romashkina in N.N. Kramarenko, 1975 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Rhabdochara K. Mädler, 1955 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Saidakovskyella I.M. Shaikin, 1976 † (uncertain, requires further investigation (AlgaeBase))
fresh
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2021). Characeae Agardh, 1824. Accessed at: https://irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105039 on 2021-10-17
Date
action
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2007-02-28 23:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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2021-02-20 05:16:01Z
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basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

habitat flag source Tappan, H. (1980). The Paleobiology of Plant Protists. W. H. Freeman & Co., 1028 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Aphia2006 (marine) [details]   

habitat flag source AlgaeBase [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Plantae (Kingdom) > Thallobionta (Subkingdom) > Chlorophyta (Phylum) > Charophyceae (Class) > Charales (Order) > Characeae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Fresh or brackish water, rarely moist soil (Parker 82). Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): F; stratigraphic range: Jurassic (Toarcian)-Holocene (?Recent). Includes marine genera (Aphia 2006) [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]

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