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Spirogyra cylindrosperma (West & G.S.West) H.Krieger 1944

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Zygnematophyceae
Subclass Zygnematophycidae
Order Zygnematales
Family Zygnemataceae
Genus Spirogyra


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Spirogyra cylindrosperma (West & G.S.West) H.Krieger
on Ascophyllum nodosum, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2016. 24 Dec 2016. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).


Rhodomonas lacustris var. nannoplanctica (Skuja) Javornicky

Spirogyra cylindrosperma (West & G.S.West) H.Krieger on Ascophyllum nodosum, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2016
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Spirogyra cylindrosperma (West & G.S.West) H.Krieger 1944: 324, no fig.

Published in: Krieger, H. (1944). Systematische Teil [Lieferung 4]. In: Ordnung: Zygnemales. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland und der Schweiz. Vol. 13. (Kolkwitz, R. & Krieger, H. Eds), pp. 295-499. Leipzig: Academische Verlagsgesellschaft Becker & Erler.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spirogyra is Spirogyra porticalis (O.F.Müller) Dumortier.

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

Spirogyra decimina var. cylindrosperma West & G.S.West

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Spirogyra decimina var. cylindrosperma West & G.S.West 1897
Spirogyra porticalis f. cylindrosperma (West & G.S.West) V.Poljansky 1966

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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