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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Characeae
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Characeae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Jordan Species List, NMNH Botany in DwCA, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, EOL authors, IUCN, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Angola Species List, Armenia Species List, Austria Species List, Australia Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Brazil Species List, Burundi Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Denmark Species List, Ecuador Species List, Falkland Islands Species List, Faroe Islands Species List, Fiji Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Greenland Species List, Guam Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Iceland Species List, India Species List, Ireland Species List, Italy Species List, Libya Species List, Lithuania Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Mauritius Species List, Mongolia Species List, Montenegro Species List, Morocco Species List, Myanmar Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Norway Species List, Palau Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Russia Species List, Singapore Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Vietnam Species List, US Virgin Islands Species List, Yemen Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Bothnia Species List, Gulf of Finland Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Indian Ocean Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, North Sea Species List, Skagerrak Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Characeae S. F.
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species
Characeae S. F.

Alternative Names

Acinaria Rafinesque 1819
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acutochara L. Ya Saidakovsky 1993
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amblyochara L. Grambast 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amphorochara L. K. Krasavina 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Brachychara L. Grambast & N. Grambast 1954
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Brevichara H. Horn
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Caucasuella
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Characeites J. Tuzson 1914
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Characella Gaillon 1833
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Characias C. S. Rafinesque 1815
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Charella G. Stache 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Charites H. Horn
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Circonitella Joan Watson 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Clavatoraxis C. Martin-Closas & C. Diéguez 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cristatella (G. Stache 1889) Groves 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dughiella M. Feist-Castel 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Euaclistochara Wang, Huang & Wang 1976
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Grambastichara H. Horn
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Grambastiella M. Massieux & Y. Tambareau 1979
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gyrogonites J. B. de Lamarck ex J. B. de Lamarck 1822
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Harrisichara L. Grambast 1957
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hornichara V. P. Maslov 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Horniella I. M. Schaikin 1966
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kosmogyra
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kosmogyrella
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kosmogyrina
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Krassavinella M. Feist-Castel 1977
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lagynophora
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Leiacina C. S. Rafinesque 1825
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lychnothamnites V. P. Maslov 1966
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lysimoscepas W. Griffith 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Macropogon Migula 1897
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Maedleriella L. Grambast 1957
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Maedlerisphaera H. Horn
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mesochara L. Grambast 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mongolichara N. P. Kyansep-Romashkina 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Multispirochara Y. C. Hao 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Musacchiella Feist & Grambast-Fessard 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nitellites H. Horn
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nodosochara K. Mädler 1955
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Peckisphaera L. Grambast 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Piriformachara Junying Liu & Xinying Wu 1985
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psilochara L. Grambast 1960
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Qinghaichara G. D. Yang 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Raskyaechara H. Horn
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhabdochara K. Mädler 1955
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sycidium G. Sandberger 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Triclypella L. Grambast 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wangichara Junying Liu & Xinying Wu 1985
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

stoneworts preferred

Japanese

シャジクモ preferred

Curated hierarchies for Characeae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Archaeplastida Adl et al. 2005
Chloroplastida
Streptophyta
Charophyceae
Charales

World Register of Marine Species