Euastrum giganteum (Wood)
Euastrum giganteum (Wood) Nordstedt Face view preserved material. By Blue Hill Pond, Terra Nova, Newfoundland. Determined by David Williamson.
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Euastrum giganteum (Wood) Nordstedt in De Toni 1889: 1106
Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1889). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. I. Chlorophyceae. pp. -12, [i]-cxxxix, 1-1315. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Publication date: 25 July 1889
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Tetmemorus giganteus Wood
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), huge.
Tetmemorus giganteus Wood 1869
This is a freshwater species.
Araújo, A. de, Bueno, N.C., Meurer, T. & Bicudo, C.E. de M. (2010). Charophyceae. In: Catálogo de plantas e fungos do Brasil. Vol. 1. (Forzza, R.C. Eds), pp. 310-334. Rio de Janeiro: Andrea Jakobsson Estúdio; Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.
Prescott, G.W., Croasdale, H.T. & Vinyard, W.C. (1977). A synopsis of North American desmids Part II. Desmidiaceae: Placodermae Section 2. pp. [i-vii], 1-411, incl. pls LVIII-CXLVII. Lincoln & London: University of Nebraska Press.
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