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Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Conjugatophyceae (Zygnematophyceae)
Order Desmidiales
Family Desmidiaceae
Genus Cosmarium

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Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell
Distinctive collapsed cells. Blisworth Churchyard, Northamptonshire, UK. On the bryophyte Hygrohypnum. Collected by Rachel Carter.. 15 Jan 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell
Collapsed cells (with Hormotilla). On damp brickwork, Watford, Northamptonshire, UK. 15 Apr 2010. © C.F.Carter (Chris.Carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell
Face view. On damp brickwork, Watford, Northamptonshire, UK. 15 Apr 2010. © C.F.Carter (Chris.Carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell
Side views. On damp brickwork, Watford, Northamptonshire, UK. 15 Apr 2010. © C.F.Carter (Chris.Carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell
Mass of cells in mucilage. On damp brickwork, Watford, Northamptonshire, UK. 15 Apr 2010. © C.F.Carter (Chris.Carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell
Apical views. On damp brickwork, Watford, Northamptonshire, UK. 15 Apr 2010. © C.F.Carter (Chris.Carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell
Collected by Rachel Carter. Blisworth Churchyard, Northamptonshire, UK. On the bryophyte Hygrohypnum.. 15 Jan 2008. © C.F.Carter (Chris.Carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

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Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell Distinctive collapsed cells. Blisworth Churchyard, Northamptonshire, UK. On the bryophyte Hygrohypnum. Collected by Rachel Carter.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Cosmarium holmiense var. integrum P.Lundell 1871: 49

Published in: Lundell, P.M. (1871). De Desmidiaceis, quae in Suecia inventae sunt, observationes criticae. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, ser. 3, 8(2): 1-100, 8 pls.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cosmarium is Cosmarium undulatum Corda ex Ralfs.

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

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Brook, A.J., Williamson, D.B. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Suborder Desmidiineae. 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. 636-741. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.[J.] (2007). Desmids of the Lowlands Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidaceae of the European Lowlands. pp. [1]-351, 20 text-figs, 123 pls. Zeist: KNNV Publishing.

Förster, K. (1982). Conjugatophyceae Zygnematales und Desmidiales (excl. Zygnemataceae). In: Das Phytoplankton des Süßwassers Systematik und Biologie [Band] 8. Teil 1. Hälfte. pp. [i]-viii, [1]-543. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller). [in On shelf with series]

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]

John, D.M. & Williamson, D.B. (2009). A practical guide to the desmids of the west of Ireland. pp. [i]-viii, 1-196, 49 pls, 12 col. photogr. 8 line- figs, 1 map, 3 tabs. Galway: Martin Ryan Institute.

Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.

Martello, G.V. (2006). Closterium parvulum Nägeli var. lenzenwegeriense, description of a new variety. Algological Studies 120: 15-19.

Palamar-Mordvintseva, G.M. (1986). [Identification manual of the freshwater algae of Ukrainian RSR. Issue VIII Part 2 Dedmidiales]. pp. [1]-317 [318]. 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, [1]-274, pl. 65-95. London: The Ray Society.

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