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Cosmarium turpinii var. eximium West & G.S.West

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 turpinii var. eximium West & G.S.West
Side views. Loch Tingwall, Shetlands, Scotland. 11 Jun 2014. © C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Cosmarium turpinii var. eximium West & G.S.West
Face views. Loch Tingwall, Shetlands, Scotland. 11 Jun 2014. © C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Cosmarium turpinii var. eximium West & G.S.West
Face views. Loch Tingwall, Shetlands, Scotland. 11 Jun 2014. © C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Cosmarium turpinii var. eximium West & G.S.West
Face views of empty cell showing granulation on semicell surface. LochTingwall, Shetlands, Scotland.. 11 Jun 2014. © C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Cosmarium turpinii var. eximium West & G.S.West
Apical views showing isthmus and apical pores. Loch Tingwall, Shetlands, Scotland. 11 Jun 2014. © C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Cosmarium turpinii var. eximium West & G.S.West
Montage showing principal views. Loch Tingwall, Shetlands, Scotland. 11 Jun 2014. © C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

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Cosmarium turpinii var. eximium West & G.S.West Face views. Loch Tingwall, Shetlands, Scotland
© C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Cosmarium turpinii var. eximium West & G.S.West 1908: 192, pl. LXXXIII [83]: fig. 3

Published in: 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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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.

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]

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

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. [1]-619 [620], 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. [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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