Closterium lunula f. biconvexum ( ) Kossinskaja 1960
Closterium lunula f. biconvexum (Schmidle) Kossinskaja 1960: 150, pl. IX : fig. 6
Published in: Kossinskaja, E.K. (1960). Flora plantarum cryptogamarum URSS. Vol. V Conjugatae, II Desmidiales, Fasc. 1. pp. -706, incl. pls I-LXXXVII. Moscow & Leningrad: typis et impensis Academiae Scientarum URSS. [in Russian ]
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Closterium lunula var. biconvexum Schmidle
Type locality: Ötztaler Alpen, Tyrol, Austria.
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), diminutive of luna, moon (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Closterium lunula f. biconvexum (Schmidle) Kossinskaja)
North America: Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995).
South-west Asia: Khandesh (Jaiswal 2017).
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 December 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2020.