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Euastrum rotundum Playfair, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Euastrum rotundum Playfair 1907: 170, pl. 5: fig. 7, nom. illeg.

Published in: Playfair, G.J. (1907). Some new or less known desmids found in New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 32: 160-201.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Euastrum is Euastrum ansatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Euastrum ansatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), almost circular, with length breadth ration of about 6 to 5 (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
A later homonym of Euastrum rotundatum Maskell.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 30 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 14 February 2017 by Alex Kenins

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Alex Kenins in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 July 2019.

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