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Closterium acerosum var. tumidum O.Borge

Publication details
Closterium acerosum var. tumidum O.Borge 1891: 6

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), needle-shaped (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Das, D. & Keshri, J.P. (2016). Desmids of Eastern Himalays. Bibliotheca Phycologica 119: 1-260, 30 pls.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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.

Vrhovsek, D., Kosi, G., Klemencic, A.K. & Smolar-Zvanut, N. (2006). Monografija sladkovodnih in kopenskih alg v Sloveniji. Monograph on freshwater and terrestrial algae in Slovenia. pp. [1]-172. Ljubljana: Zalozba ZRC, ZRC SAZU. [in Slovenian and English]

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