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Closterium cynthia var. latum (Schmidle) Willi Krieger 1937

Publication details
Closterium cynthia var. latum (Schmidle) Willi Krieger 1937: 368

Published in: Krieger, W. (1937). Die Desmidiaceen Europas mit Berücksichtigung der aussereuropäischen Arten. Band 13. Abteilung 1, Lieferung 3 of Dr. Rabenhorst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. pp. 376-536, pls. 37-72. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgeselschaft M.B.H..
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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 jenneri Ralfs

Basionym
Closterium cynthia f. lata Schmidle

Type information
Mozambique Coast: Kilimane (Stuhlmann, March 1889)Stuhlmann; March 1889;

Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), Ancient Greek epithet of the moon goddess Artemis.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Closterium cynthia f. lata Schmidle

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Brook, A.J. & Johnson, L.R. (2002). Order Zygnematales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 479-593. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Key references
Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: i-vii, 1-276.

Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.

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