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Euastrum carteri D.B.Williamson

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Zygnematophyceae
Subclass Zygnematophycidae
Order Desmidiales
Family Desmidiaceae
Genus Euastrum


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Euastrum carteri D.B.Williamson
Showing principal views. Pond in Gros Morne NP, Newfoundland. 05 Sep 2015. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).


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Euastrum carteri D.B.Williamson Showing principal views. Pond in Gros Morne NP, Newfoundland
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Euastrum carteri D.B.Williamson in C.F.Carter & D.B.Williamson 2018: 59, figs 7.6, 18.3

Published in: Carter, C.F. & Williamson, D.B. (2018). A contribution to the desmid (Charophyta, Conjugatophyta) flora of Newfoundland. Algological Studies 154: 41-91, 24 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Euastrum is Euastrum ansatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs.

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: "Site 7 (C)" [Bakers Brook bogs. Gros Morne, National Park, Newfoundland] (Carter & Williamson 2018: 42,59). Notes: "Holotype (designated here): our figure 7.6. A preserved sample dated 24 September 2015 is also deposited in The Natural History Museum (BM), London, SW7 5BD references BM001222092 and BM001222086.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 February 2020.

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