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Cosmarium pseudoinsigne Prescott

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Conjugatophyceae (Zygnematophyceae)
Order Desmidiales
Family Desmidiaceae
Genus Cosmarium

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Cosmarium pseudoinsigne Prescott
Principal views. Collected by Jon Graham, Baston, Lincs. 06 Jan 2019. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Cosmarium pseudoinsigne Prescott
Apical views showing apical pores and tubercles. Collected by Jon Graham, pond near Baston, Lincs, UK. 03 Jul 2018. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium pseudoinsigne Prescott
Side views. Collected by Jon Graham, pond near Baston, Lincs, UK. 03 Jul 2018. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium pseudoinsigne Prescott
Collected by Jon Graham, pond near Baston, Lincs, UK. 03 Jul 2018. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Navicula inserata var. undulata Hustedt

Cosmarium pseudoinsigne Prescott Side views. Collected by Jon Graham, pond near Baston, Lincs, UK
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Cosmarium pseudoinsigne Prescott in Prescott, Croasdale, Vinyard & Bicudo 1981: 238

Published in: Prescott, G.W., Croasdale, H.T., Vinyard, W.C., & Bicudo, C.E. (1981). A synopsis of North American desmids. Part II. Desmidiaceae: Placodermae Section 3. pp. i-vii, 1-720. Lincoln & London: University of Nebraska Press.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cosmarium is Cosmarium undulatum Corda ex Ralfs.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Cosmarium insigne Schmidle 1893

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.[J.] (2007). Desmids of the Lowlands Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidaceae of the European Lowlands. pp. [1]-351, 20 text-figs, 123 pls. Zeist: KNNV Publishing.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 July 2019.

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