Charophyte-L is a discussion forum on any aspect of Charophytes sensu Charales, moderated under the auspices of the International Research Group of Charophyte Specialists (IRGC). Its purpose is to foster fruitful discussions and exchange useful information quickly and efficiently.

Ultimately, the goal is to enhance global understanding of the ecological importance of charophytes from both a current and historical perspective. In striving for this, we hope to strongly encourage new researchers to engage in the study of charophytes. The list is open to anyone interested in living or fossil Charophytes.

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