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Microspora crassior (Hansgirg) Hazen

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Sphaeropleales
Family Microsporaceae
Genus Microspora

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Microspora crassior (Hansgirg) Hazen
Visible H sections in thick cell walls. Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.. 17 Apr 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com.

Microspora crassior (Hansgirg) Hazen
Kingston, Washington, USA; golf course, 400x, DIC. 30 Mar 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

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Microspora crassior (Hansgirg) Hazen Kingston, Washington, USA; golf course, 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Microspora crassior (Hansgirg) Hazen 1902: 169

Published in: Hazen, T.E. (1902). The Ulothricaceae and Chaetophoraceae of the United States. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 11: 135-250.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Microspora is Microspora floccosa (Vaucher) Thuret.

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

Basionym
Microspora amoena var. crassior Hansgirg

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), denser, fatter etc. Masculine and feminine comparative adjective (third declension)..

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Microspora amoena var. crassior Hansgirg 1889

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

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