Cosmarium dovrense Nordstedt Front views of empty cell. Collected by Allan Pentecost, Pen-y-Ghent, Yorkshire Dales, UK.
Cosmarium dovrense Nordstedt in Wittrock, Nordstedt & Lagerheim 1879: no. 255
Published in: Wittrock, V.B., Nordstedt, C.F.O. & Lagerheim, G. (1879). Algae aquae dulcis exsiccatae praecipue Scandinavicae quas adjectis algis marinis chlorophyllaceis et hycochromaceis. Vol. Fasc. 5-6 pp. nos 201-300..
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This is a freshwater species.
Palamar-Mordvintseva, G.M. (1982). Opredelitel' presnovodnykh vodoroslei SSSR [Key to Freshwater Algae of the USSR. Vol. 11 Part 2.] Zelenye vodorosli. Klass Kon'yugaty. Poryadok Desmidievye. Chlorophyta, Desminiales (2). pp. -619 , 163 pls. Leningrad: Nauka Leningradskoe otdelenie. [in Russian]
Palamar-Mordvintseva, G.M. (1986). [Identification manual of the freshwater algae of Ukrainian RSR. Issue VIII Part 2 Dedmidiales]. pp. -317 . Kiev: Nauk. Dumka Press. [in Ukrainian]
Petlovany, O.A. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2015 '2014'). Desmidiales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 61-448. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.
West, W. & West, G.S. (1908). A monograph of the British Desmidiaceae. III. pp. [i]-xv, -274, pl. 65-95. London: The Ray Society.
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Pentecost, A. & Williamson, D.B. (2013). Rediscovery of Cosmarium dovrense Nordst. in the British Isles. Quekett Journal of Microscopy 42(1): 19-24.
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