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Sirogonium megasporum (C.-C.Jao) Transeau

Publication details
Sirogonium megasporum (C.-C.Jao) Transeau 1944: 244

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) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sirogonium sticticum (Smith) Kützing

Basionym
Sirogonium sticticum var. megasporum C.-C.Jao

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Kadlubowska, J.Z. (1984). Conjugatophyceae I Zygnemales = Chlorophyta VIII. In: Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. (Ettl, H., Gerloff, J., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds) Vol. 16, pp. 1-532. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Key references
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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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