Euastrum attenuatum var. hastingsii (Wolle) Prescott, nom. illeg.
Euastrum attenuatum var. hastingsii (Wolle) Prescott in Prescott, Croasdale & Vinyard 1977: 20, nom. illeg.
Published in: 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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Euastrum hastingsii Wolle
Euastrum hastingsii Wolle
USA: New Hampshire: Cocheco River
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), attenuate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: includes the earlier name E. attenuatum var. brasiliense Grönblad 1945 at the same rank as new name. - (7 Jan 2019) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 02 November 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 07 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 February 2020.