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Euastrum solum var. africanum (F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich) Grönblad & A.M.Scott

Publication details
Euastrum solum var. africanum (F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich) Grönblad & A.M.Scott 1958: 17, fig 13, 31, 32, photo 342

Published in: Grönblad, R., Prowse, G.A. & Scott, A.M. (1958). Sudanese desmids. Acta Botanica Fennica 58: 3-82, 29 pls and two maps.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Euastrum is Euastrum ansatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Euastrum fritschii Coesel & Van Geest

Basionym
Euastrum brasiliense var. africanum F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich

Type information
South Africa: Natal

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Prescott, G.W., Croasdale, H.T. & Vinyard, W.C. (1977). A synopsis of North American desmids Part II. Desmidiaceae: Placodermae Section 2. pp. [i-vii], 1-411, incl. pls LVIII-CXLVII. Lincoln & London: University of Nebraska Press.

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