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Monoraphidium capricornutum var. circinale Nygaard 1977

Publication details
Monoraphidium capricornutum var. circinale Nygaard 1977: 60, fig. 53: 1-13

Published in: Nygaard, G. (1977). New or interesting plankton algae. With a contribution on their ecology. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab. Biologiske Skrifter 21(1): 1-107, 86 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Monoraphidium is Monoraphidium griffithii (Berkeley) Komárková-Legnerová.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Monoraphidium circinale (Nygaard) Nygaard

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), from the Tropic of Capricorn (Skinner & Entwisle 2006).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Nygaard, G. (1979). Freshwater phytoplankton from the Narssaq area, South Greenland. Botanisk Tidskrift 73(1): 191-238.

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