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Chaetosphaeridium globosum (Nordstedt) Klebahn

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Coleochaetophyceae
Order Chaetosphaeridiales
Family Chaetosphaeridiaceae
Genus Chaetosphaeridium


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Chaetosphaeridium globosum (Nordstedt) Klebahn
On Spirogyra, Pitsford WAter, Northamptonshire, UK. 19 Jun 2017. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.


Gomphonema hebridense W.Gregory

Chaetosphaeridium globosum (Nordstedt) Klebahn On Spirogyra, Pitsford WAter, Northamptonshire, UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Chaetosphaeridium globosum (Nordstedt) Klebahn 1893: 306

Published in: Klebahn, H. (1893). Zur Kritik einiger Algengattungen. Jahrbücher für wissenschaftliche Botanik 25: 278-321.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chaetosphaeridium is Chaetosphaeridium pringsheimii Klebahn.

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

Herposteiron globosus Nordstedt

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), round like a ball, globose, spherical (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Aphanochaete globosa (Nordstedt) Wolle
Herposteiron globosus Nordstedt 1878
Aphanochaete globosum (Nordstedt) Wolle 1887
Nordstedtia globosa (Nordstedt) Borzì 1892

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Borisova, O.V. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2015 '2014'). Coleochaetales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 465-468. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

John, D.M. (2002). Order Coleochaetales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 470-473. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Orders Coleochaetiales. 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. 564-566. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Keshri, J.P. (2010). Contribution to our knowledge of Coleochaetales (Chlorophyta) of West Bengal, India. Algological Studies/Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement Volumes 134: 41-54.

Marin, B. & Melkonian, M. (1999). Mesostigmatophyceae, a new class of streptophyte green algae revealed by SSU rRNA sequence comparisons. Protist 150: 399-417, 9 figs, 2 tables.

Prescott, G.W. (1962). Algae of the Western Great Lakes area. With an illustrated key to the genera of desmids and freshwater diatoms. Revised [Second] edition. pp. [i]-xiii, 1-977. Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers 135 South Locust Street.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 24 July 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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Cimino, M.T., Karol, K.G. & Delwiche, C.F. (2000). An artifact in the small subunit rDNA sequence of Chaetosphaeridium globosum (Charophyceae, Streptophyta) (Comment). Journal of Phycology 36: 440-442.
Thompson, R.H. (1969). Sexual reproduction in Chaetosphaeridium globosum (Nordst.) Klebahn (Chlorophyceae) and description of a species new to science. Journal of Phycology 5: 285-290, 12 figs.

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