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Closterium abruptum f. nilssonii (Borge) A.J.Brook & D.B.Williamson

Publication details
Closterium abruptum f. nilssonii (Borge) A.J.Brook & D.B.Williamson 2010: 197

Published in: Brook, A.J. & Williamson, D.B. (2010). A monograph on some British desmids. Order Zygnematales Suborder Zygonemoidiineae Family Zygnemataceae Subfamily Mesotaenioideae (Saccoderm desmids) and Suborder Closteriineae Family Peniaceae and Family Closteriaceae. Edited by J.H. Price & N.J. Evans. pp. [i-ii], iii-v [1-5], 6-364, 157 pls. London: The Ray Society.

Publication date: May 2010

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Closterium nilsonii O.Borge

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), abrupt (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Closterium nilsonii O.Borge 1906

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 30 June 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Brook, A.J., Williamson, D.B. & Shoesmith, E. (1993). On the status of Closterium abruptum West and C. nilssonii Borge (Desmidiaceae: Zygnemaphyceae). Nova Hedwigia 57: 255-268.

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