Closterium tumidum f. minus Strøm
Closterium tumidum f. minus Strøm 1926: 193, pl. 3: fig. 14
Published in: Strøm, K.M. (1926). Norwegian mountain algae: an account of the biology, ecology and distribution of the algae and pelagic invertebrates in the region surrounding the moutain crossing of the Bergen railway. Skrifter utgit av Videnskapsselskapet i Kristiania. I, Matematisk-naturvidenskabelig Klasse 1926(6): 1-263, 25 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Kouwets (1999: 26) 'Doubtful form, most probably not belonging to C. tumidum (see Ruzicka, 1977)'. - (17 Mar 2009) -
This is a freshwater species.
Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.
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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 16 September 2019.