Micrasterias muricata Bailey ex
Micrasterias muricata Bailey ex Ralfs Apical views. Collected by David Williamson, Somerset Rd, S Vermont, USA. Formalin preserved.
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Micrasterias muricata Bailey ex Ralfs 1848: 210
Published in: Ralfs, J. (1848). The British Desmidieae. pp. [i]-xxii, [i], -226, pls I-XXXV. London: Reeve, Benham & Reeve.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered wiith short, hard points.
Euastrum muricatum Bailey 1846
Authority cited as (Bailey) Ralfs by Hall et al. (2010). See also INA. - (28 Feb 2013) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: U.S.: Catskill Mountains (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Bailey; 1845; (Silva 1996-to date
Förster, K. (1982). Conjugatophyceae Zygnematales und Desmidiales (excl. Zygnemataceae). In: Das Phytoplankton des Süßwassers Systematik und Biologie [Band] 8. Teil 1. Hälfte. pp. [i]-viii, -543. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller). [in On shelf with series]
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