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Rhaphidium falcatum var. aciculare (A.Braun) F.S.Collins

Publication details
Rhaphidium falcatum var. aciculare (A.Braun) F.S.Collins 1909: 158

Published in: Collins, F.S. (1909). The green algae of North America. Tufts College Studies (Science) 2: 79-480, 18 plates.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Rhaphidium is Rhaphidium fasciculatum K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ankistrodesmus falcatus var. acicularis (A.Braun) G.S.West

Basionym
Rhaphidium aciculare A.Braun

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a sickle.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Collins cites R. falcatum var. aciculare (A. Br.) Hansgirg 1886, p. 118, but there as R. polymorphum var. aciculare (A. Br.) Rbh. (See INA) - (17 Mar 2019) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 April 2019.

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