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Sirogonium melanosporum (Randhawa) Transeau

Publication details
Sirogonium melanosporum (Randhawa) Transeau 1944: 243

Published in: Transeau, E.N. (1944). Notes on Zygnemataceae. Papers from the Department of Botany of the Ohio State University 44: 243-244.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sirogonium is Sirogonium sticticum (Smith) K├╝tzing.

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

Basionym
Sirogonium ventersicum var. melanosporum Randhawa

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Drummond, C.S., Hall, J., Karol, K.G., Delwiche, C.F. & McCourt, R.M. (2005). Phylogeny of Spirogyra and Sirogonium (Zygnematophyceae) based on rbcl. sequence data. Journal of Phycology 41: 1055-1064.

Randhawa, M.S. (1959). Zygnemaceae Indian Council for Agricultural Research monographs on Algae. pp. [1]-478, 521 figs. New Delhi: Indian Council for Agricultural Research.

Transeau, E.N. (1951). The Zygnemataceae (fresh-water conjugate algae) with keys for the identification of genera and species, and seven hundred eighty-nine illustrations. pp. 1-327, 789 figs. Columbus: The Ohio State University Press.

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