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Staurastrum productum (West & G.S.West) Coesel

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

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Staurastrum productum (West & G.S.West) Coesel
Prox. Side views at different focus points. Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK. 14 Oct 2009. © C.F. Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Staurastrum productum (West & G.S.West) Coesel
Prox. Apical views. Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK. 14 Oct 2009. © C.F. Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Staurastrum productum (West & G.S.West) Coesel
Prox. Side views at different focus points. Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 22 Oct 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Staurastrum productum (West & G.S.West) Coesel
Prox. Image stacked. Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 22 Oct 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Staurastrum productum (West & G.S.West) Coesel
Prox. Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 22 Oct 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Prasiola filiformis var. minuta Reinsch

Staurastrum productum (West & G.S.West) Coesel Prox. Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Staurastrum productum (West & G.S.West) Coesel 1996: 103, figs 27-29

Published in: Coesel, P.F.M. (1996). The Dutch representatives of the Staurastrum manfeldtii complex (Desmidiaceae, Chlorophyta): a taxonomic revision. Nordic Journal of Botany 16: 99-106.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Staurastrum is Staurastrum paradoxum Meyen ex Ralfs.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Staurastrum manfeldtii var. productum (West & G.S.West) Coesel & Meesters

Basionym
Staurastrum sebaldi var. productum West & G.S.West

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, J. (2013). European flora of the desmid genera Staurastrum and Staurodesmus. pp. [1]-357, 5 text-figs, 120 pls. Zeist: KNNV Publishing.

Key references
Brook, A.J., Williamson, D.B. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Suborder Desmidiineae. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 636-741. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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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