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Entospira condensata (Brébisson) Kuntze

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Conjugatophyceae (Zygnematophyceae)
Order Zygnematales
Family Mesotaeniaceae
Genus Entospira

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Entospira condensata (Brébisson) Kuntze
Glen Lethnot, Angus, Scotland. BF.. 18 Aug 2009. © C.F.Carter (Chris.Carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Entospira condensata (Brébisson) Kuntze
Teal Lake, Washington, USA; 400x, DIC. 22 Jun 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Epilithon membranaceum (Esper) Heydrich

Spirotaenia condensata Brébisson Teal Lake, Washington, USA; 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Entospira condensata (Brébisson) Kuntze 1898

Published in: Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (2). pp. i-vi, 1-201. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris, Melbourne: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck, Georg Robertson & Co..
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Entospira is Entospira closteridia Kuntze.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spirotaenia condensata Brébisson

Basionym
Spirotaenia condensata Brébisson

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), crowded together.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Ralfs, J. (1848). The British Desmidieae. pp. [i]-xxii, [i], [1]-226, pls I-XXXV. London: Reeve, Benham & Reeve.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2018.

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