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Closterium lunula f. crassissimum Croasdale

Publication details
Closterium lunula f. crassissimum Croasdale in Grönblad & Croasdale 1971: 7; pl. I, fig. 10 (as 'Closterium lunula var. maximum f. crassissimum' )

Published in: Grönblad, R. & Croasdale, H.T. (1971). Desmids from Namibia (SW Africa). Acta Botanica Fennica 93: 1-40.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Closterium is Closterium lunula Ehrenberg & Hemprich ex Ralfs.

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), diminutive of luna, moon (Brown 1956).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Namibia: Nkuru-Nkuru región on Okavango River

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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 March 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda 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 September 2019.

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