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Closterium tumidum var. erectum A.K.M.N.Islam & Akter

Publication details
Closterium tumidum var. erectum A.K.M.N.Islam & Akter 1999

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Closterium is Closterium lunula Ehrenberg & Hemprich ex Ralfs.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Closterium tumidum L.N.Johnson

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen (Brown 1956).

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

General environment
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.

Source of current name
Ahmed, Z.U., Begum, Z.N.T., Hassan, M.A., Khondker, M., Kabir, S.M.H., Ahmad, M., Ahmad, A.T.A., Rahman, A.K.A. & Haque, E.U. [Eds] (2008). Volume 3 Algae Chlorophyta (Aphanochaetaceae-Zygnemataceae). In: Encyclopedia of flora and fauna of Bangladesh. pp. [1]-812, 146 col. figs. Dhaka: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 December 2019.

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