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Cosmarium kirchneri Børgesen

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 kirchneri Børgesen
Near Killarney \'Upper Lake\', Ireland. 18 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium kirchneri Børgesen
Near Killarney \'Upper Lake\', Ireland. 18 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium kirchneri Børgesen
Near Killarney \'Upper Lake\', Ireland. 18 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium kirchneri Børgesen
Near Killarney \'Upper Lake\', Ireland. 18 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium kirchneri Børgesen
Near Killarney \'Upper Lake\', Ireland. 18 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Stanieria sphaerica (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Anagnostidis & Pantazidou

Cosmarium kirchneri Børgesen Near Killarney \'Upper Lake\', Ireland
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Cosmarium kirchneri Børgesen 1889: 143, 150, pl. 6: fig. 3

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1889). Et lille Bidrag til Bornholms Desmidieflora. Botanisk Tidsskrift 17: 141-152, pl. 6.

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.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cosmarium margaritiferum f. kirchneri (Børgesen) West & G.S.West 1908
Cosmarium margaritiferum var. kirchneri (Børgesen) Kurt Förster 1981

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.

Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.

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