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Closterium sigmoideum Lagerheim & Nordstedt

Publication details
Closterium sigmoideum Lagerheim & Nordstedt in Wittrock & Nordstedt 1893: 199, fig. 1138

Published in: Wittrock, V. & Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1893). Algae aquae dulcis exsiccatae praecipue scandinavicae quas adjectis chlorophyllaceis et phycochromaceis distribuerunt - Fasc. 22, 23, 24 & 25. Botaniska Notiser 1893: 185-200.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Closterium is Closterium lunula Ehrenberg & Hemprich ex Ralfs.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Closterium acerosum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Closterium acerosum f. sigmoideum (Lagerheim & Nordstedt) Irénée-Marie

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Cambra Sánchez, J., Álvarez Cobelas, M. & Aboal Sanjurjo, M. (1998). Lista florística y bibliográfica de los clorófitos (Chlorophyta) de la Península Ibérica, Islas Baleares e Islas Canarias. pp. 1-614. Burgos: Asociación Española de Limnología.

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Wei Yinxin [Wei, Y.X.] (2003). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis, Tomus VII. Chlorophyta Zygnematales Mesotaeniaceae Demidiales Desmidiaceae Sectio I. pp. 1-267, pls I-LII [1-52]. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

West, W. & West, G.S. (1904). A monograph of the British Desmidiaceae. I. pp. [i]-xxxvi, [1]-224, pl. 1-32. London: The Ray Society.

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