Closterium tumidum f. majus Irénée-Marie, nom. illeg.
Closterium tumidum f. majus Irénée-Marie 1955: 213, fig. 10, nom. illeg. (as 'major' )
Published in: Irénée-Marie, Fr. [T.J.C.] (1959). Expedition Algologique dans la nord de la Mauricie 1958. Naturaliste Canadien 86(10): 190-213, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Closterium tumidum f. irenee-mariei Prescott
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Closterium tumidum f. majus Biswas 1929 (f. maior at I.N.A.) - (29 Oct 2015) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Canada: Quebec: Haute-Mauricie
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Prescott, G.W., Croasdale, H.T. & Vinyard, W.C. (1975). A synopsis of North American desmids. Part II. Desmidiaceae: Placodermae. Sect. 1. pp. 1-275, 57 pls. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.
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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2019.