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Mesotaenium berggrenii (Wittrock) Lagerheim

Publication details
Mesotaenium berggrenii (Wittrock) Lagerheim 1892: 526

Published in: Lagerheim, G. (1892). Die Schnee Flora des Pinchincha. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Nivalen Algen und Pilzen. Bericht der Deutschen Botanischen Gessellschaft 10: 517-534, pl. XXVIII.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Mesotaenium is Mesotaenium endlicherianum Nägeli.

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

Basionym
Ancylonema nordenskioldii var. berggernii Wittrock

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ancylonema nordenskioldii var. berggernii Wittrock 1883

Habitat notes
On bare surfaces of glaciers (Remias et al. 2009). - (4 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Key references
Kol, E. (1968). Kryobiologie. Biologie und Limnologie des Schnees und Eises. I: Kryovegetation Die Binnengewässer, Band XXIV. pp. [i]-viii, 1-216, 68 figs, XVI pls. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

Kossinskaja, E.K. (1952). Flora plantarum cryptogamarum URSS. Vol. II Conjugatae (I) Mesotaeniales et Gonatozygales. pp. [1]-165 [+1], 17 pls, 31 figs, 1 map. Moscow & Leningrad: Typis et impensis Academiae Scientarum URSS. [in Russian]

Remias, D., Holzinger, A. & Lütz, C. (2009). Physiology, ultrastructure and habitat of the ice alga Mesotaenium berggrenii (Zygnemaphyceae, Chlorophyta) from glaciers in the European Alps. Phycologia 48(4): 302-312, 16 figs, 2 tables.

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Remias, D., Holzinger, A. & Lütz, C. (2009). Physiology, ultrastructure and habitat of the ice alga Mesotaenium berggrenii (Zygnemaphyceae, Chlorophyta) from glaciers in the European Alps. Phycologia 48(4): 302-312, 16 figs, 2 tables.

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