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Closterium costatum var. borgei (Willi Krieger) Ruzicka

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Conjugatophyceae (Zygnematophyceae)
Order Desmidiales
Family Closteriaceae
Genus Closterium

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Closterium costatum var. borgei (Willi Krieger) Ruzicka
Pond Wood, Watchtree Nature Reserve, Cumbria, UK.. 20 Apr 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Closterium costatum var. borgei (Willi Krieger) Ruzicka
Pond Wood, Watchtree Nature Reserve, Cumbria, UK.. 20 Apr 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Sargassum vulgare var. tenuissimum Endlicher & Diesing

Closterium striolatum var. borgei Willi Krieger Pond Wood, Watchtree Nature Reserve, Cumbria, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Closterium costatum var. borgei (Willi Krieger) Ruzicka 1972: 458

Published in: Ruzicka, J. (1972). Die Zieralgen der Insel Hiddensee. Archiv für Protistenkunde 114: 453-485.

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

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

Basionym
Closterium striolatum var. borgei Willi Krieger

Type information
Syntype localities: Various in South America; Europe; North America

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ribbed, having one or more primary veins or ridges (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Closterium striolatum var. borgei Willi Krieger 1935

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.[J.] (2007). Desmids of the Lowlands Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidaceae of the European Lowlands. pp. [1]-351, 20 text-figs, 123 pls. Zeist: KNNV Publishing.

John, D.M. & Williamson, D.B. (2009). A practical guide to the desmids of the west of Ireland. pp. [i]-viii, 1-196, 49 pls, 12 col. photogr. 8 line- figs, 1 map, 3 tabs. Galway: Martin Ryan Institute.

Ruzicka, J. (1977). Die Desmidiaceen Mitteleuropas. Vol. 1(1) pp. [i-]-vi, [2], [1]-291, [292]], pls 1-44. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

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