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Heimansia tumida (L.N.Johnson) Coesel

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

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Heimansia tumida (L.N.Johnson) Coesel
Group focus up. Collected by David Williamson, Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria UK. Preserved sample.. 17 Oct 2002. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Heimansia tumida (L.N.Johnson) Coesel
Group focus down. Collected by David Williamson, Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria UK. Preserved sample.. 17 Oct 2002. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Heimansia tumida (L.N.Johnson) Coesel
Single cell in face view. Collected by David Williamson, Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria UK. Preserved sample.. 17 Oct 2002. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Heimansia tumida (L.N.Johnson) Coesel
Collected by David Williamson, Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria UK. Preserved sample.. 17 Oct 2002. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Heimansia tumida (L.N.Johnson) Coesel
Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 17 Oct 2009. © Chris Carter(Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Fosliella ascripticia (Foslie) G.M.Smith

Heimansia tumida (L.N.Johnson) Coesel Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.
© Chris Carter(Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Heimansia tumida (L.N.Johnson) Coesel 1993: 107

Published in: Coesel, P.F.M. (1993). Taxonomic notes on Dutch desmids II. Cryptogamie, Algologie 14: 105-114.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Heimansia is Heimansia pusilla (L.Hilse) Coesel.

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

Basionym
Cosmocladium tumidum L.N.Johnson

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen (Brown 1956).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cosmocladium tumidum L.N.Johnson 1895

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

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