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Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini ex Ralfs

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 ehrenbergii Meneghini ex Ralfs
Collected by Ingrid Jüttner, Collected by Ingrid Juettner, Curl Brook, Herefordshire, UK. 14 May 2017. © Chris Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini ex Ralfs
Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF Image.. 02 Oct 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini ex Ralfs
Cranford, Northamptonshire, UK.. 10 Sep 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini ex Ralfs
Bainbridge Island, Washington USA; ditch, 100x, DIC. 01 Jul 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Diploneis interrupta (Kützing) Cleve

Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini ex Ralfs Collected by Ingrid Jüttner, Collected by Ingrid Juettner, Curl Brook, Herefordshire, UK
© Chris Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini ex Ralfs 1848: 166, pl. XXVIII [28]: fig. 2

Published in: Ralfs, J. (1848). The British Desmidieae. pp. [i]-xxii, [i], [1]-226, pls I-XXXV. London: Reeve, Benham & Reeve.
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Publication date: 1 Jan 1848

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.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Closterium gigas F.Gay

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Britain (various records); Germany (Ehrenberg); Falaise (Brébisson) (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Brook, A.J. & Williamson, D.B. (2010). A monograph on some British desmids. Order Zygnematales Suborder Zygonemoidiineae Family Zygnemataceae Subfamily Mesotaenioideae (Saccoderm desmids) and Suborder Closteriineae Family Peniaceae and Family Closteriaceae. Edited by J.H. Price & N.J. Evans. pp. [i-ii], iii-v [1-5], 6-364, 157 pls. London: The Ray Society.

Brook, A.J., Williamson, D.B. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Suborder Closteriineae. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 616-636. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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.

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.

Denboh, T., Ichimura, T., Hendrayanti, D. & Coleman, A.W. (2003). Closterium moniliferum-ehrenbergii (Charophyceae, Chlorophyta) species complex viewed from the 1506 group I intron and ITS2 of nuclear rDNA. Journal of Phycology 39: 960-977.

Förster, K. (1982). Conjugatophyceae Zygnematales und Desmidiales (excl. Zygnemataceae). In: Das Phytoplankton des Süßwassers Systematik und Biologie [Band] 8. Teil 1. Hälfte. pp. [i]-viii, [1]-543. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller). [in On shelf with series]

Hendrayanti, D., Denboh, T., Ichimura, T. & Motomura, T. (2004). Molecular evidence of parallel origins of two different parthenosporic lineages directly from heterothallic lineages in the Closterium moniliferum-ehrenbergii (Charophyceae, Chlorophyta) species complex. Phycologia 43: 727-736.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Ichimura, T. & Kasa, F. (1995). Morphological variation and zygotic defective mating-type plus in a population of Closterium ehrenbergii (Desmidiales, Chlorophyta) from Boest Brook, Denmark. Phycologia 34(1): 45-50.

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.

Kanetsuna, Y. & Yamagishi, T. (eds) (2018). Desmids of southeast Asia. pp. [1]-xiv, [1]-429, VIII colour photographic pls, 44 test-figs, 94 pls. Dera Dun - 248 001 (India): Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh.

Kim, H.S. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 6, Number 1 Charophyta: Conjugatophyceae (Desmids I): Zygnematales: Mesotaeniaceae, Desmidales: Gonatozygaceae, Peniaceae, Closteriaceae, Desmidiaceae. pp. [1-6], 1-94, figs 1-97. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

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

Möbius, K. (1892). Australische Süsswasseralgen. Flora (Jena) 75: 421-454, pls VII, VIII.

Petlovany, O.A. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2015 '2014'). Desmidiales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 61-448. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Prescott, G.W., Croasdale, H.T. & Vinyard, W.C. (1975). A synopsis of North American desmids. Part II. Desmidiaceae: Placodermae. Sect. 1. pp. 1-275, 57 pls. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.

Wei Yinxin [Wei, Y.X.] (2003). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis, Tomus VII. Chlorophyta Zygnematales Mesotaeniaceae Demidiales Desmidiaceae Sectio I. pp. 1-267, pls I-LII [1-52]. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

West, W. & West, G.S. (1904). A monograph of the British Desmidiaceae. I. pp. [i]-xxxvi, [1]-224, pl. 1-32. London: The Ray Society.

Zongo, B., Zongo, F., Ouattara, A. & Boussim, J.I. (2011). A taxonomic study of the genus Closterium Nitzsch ex Ralfs (Zygnematophyceae, Streptophyta) in tempory ponds in Burkino Faso, West Africa. Cryptogamie Algologie 32(3): 255-270.

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References
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Coesel, P.F.M. & Menken, S.B.J. (1986). Allozymic evidence for aneuploidy in Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini (Desmidiaceae, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 25: 579-582, 2 figs.
Coesel, P.F.M. & Menken, S.B.J. (1988). Biosystematic studies on the Closterium moniliferum/ehrenbergii complex (Chlorophyta, Conjugatophyceae) in Western Europe. I. Isozyme patterns. British Phycological Journal 23: 193-198, 1 fig, 4 tables.
Coesel, P.F.M. (1988). Biosystematic studies on the Closterium moniliferum/ehrenbergii complex (Conjugatophyceae, Chlorophyta) in western Europe. II. Sexual compatibility. Phycologia 27: 421-424, 8 figs.
Coesel, P.F.M. (1989). Biosystematic studies on the Closterium montiliferum/ehrenbergii complex (Chlorophyta, Conjugatophyceae) in western Europe. IV. Distributional aspects. Cryptogamie, Algologie 10: 188-191.
Denboh, T., Ichimura, T., Hendrayanti, D. & Coleman, A.W. (2003). Closterium moniliferum-ehrenbergii (Charophyceae, Chlorophyta) species complex viewed from the 1506 group I intron and ITS2 of nuclear rDNA. Journal of Phycology 39: 960-977.
Francke, J.A. & Coesel, P.F.M. (1985). Isozyme variation within and between Dutch populations of Closterium ehrenbergii and C. moniliferum (Chlorophyta, Conjugatophyceae). British Phycological Journal 20: 201-209, 4 figs, 5 tables.
Fukumoto, R-H., Fujii, T. & Sekimoto, H. (1997). Detection and evaluation of a novel sexual pheromone that induces sexual cell division of Closterium ehrenbergii (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 33: 441-445, 5 figs, 4 tables.
Fukumoto, R.-H., Fujii, T. & Sekimoto, H. (2003). Cloning and characterization of a cDNA encoding a sexual cell division-inducing pheromone from a unicellular green alga Closterium ehrenbergii (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 39: 931-936.
Hamada, J. (1987). Diploidy in DNA content in vegetative cells of Closterium ehrenbergii (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 23: 541-546.
Hendrayanti, D., Denboh, T., Ichimura, T. & Motomura, T. (2004). Molecular evidence of parallel origins of two different parthenosporic lineages directly from heterothallic lineages in the Closterium moniliferum-ehrenbergii (Charophyceae, Chlorophyta) species complex. Phycologia 43: 727-736.
Hymes, T. & Kasai, F. (1982). New mating groups, Group H and Group I, of Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini from Kathmandu Valley and Terai Plains of Nepal. Reports on the Cryptogamic Study in Nepal : 61-73.
Ichimura, T. & Kasa, F. (1995). Morphological variation and zygotic defective mating-type plus in a population of Closterium ehrenbergii (Desmidiales, Chlorophyta) from Boest Brook, Denmark. Phycologia 34(1): 45-50.
Ichimura, T. & Kasai, F. (1984). Post-zygotic isolation between allopatric mating groups of Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini (Conjugatophyceae). Phycologia 23: 77-85.
Ichimura, T. & Kasai, F. (1984). Time lapse analyses of sexual reproduction in Closterium ehrenbergii (Conjugatophyceae). Journal of Phycology 20: 258-265.
Ichimura, T. & Kasai, F. (1987). Time-lapse analyses of sexual isolation between two closely related mating groups of the Closterium ehrenbergii species complex (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 23: 523-534.
Ichimura, T. (1981). Mating types and reproductive isolation in Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini. Bot. Mag. Toyko. 94: 325-334.
Ichimura, T. (1983). Hybrid inviability and predominant survival of mating type minus progeny in laboratory crosses between two closely related mating groups of Closterium ehrenbergii. Evolution 37: 252-260.
Ichimura, T. (1995). Dissection of conjugants and mating type plus and minus cells in selfing clones of the isogamous green alga Closterium ehrenbergii. Sex Plant Reproduction 8: 44-48.
Ichimura, T., Kasai, F. & Coesel, P.F.M. (1997). Geographical and ecological distribution of highly polyploid populations of the Closterium ehrenbergii species complex (Chlorophyta). Phycologia 36: 157-163, 1 fig, 3 tables.
Kasai, F. & Ichimura, T. (1983). Zygospore germination and meiosis in Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini (Conjugatophyceae). Phycologia 22: 267-275.
Kasai, F. & Ichimura, T. (1984). Meiotic anomalies in intergroup crosses between closely related mating groups of Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini (Conjugatophyceae). Phycologia 23: 508-510.
Kasai, F. & Ichimura, T. (1986). Morphological variabilities of three closely related mating groups of Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 22: 158-168.
Kasai, F. & Ichimura, T. (1987). Stable diploids from intergroup zygospores of Closterium ehrenbergii Menegh, (Conjugatophyceae). Journal of Phycology 23: 344-351.
Kasai, F. & Ichimura, T. (1990). A sex determining mechanism in the Closterium ehrenbergii (Chlorophyta) species complex. Journal of Phycology 26: , 4 figs, 3 tables.
Kasai, F. & Ichimura, T. (1990). Temperature optima of three closely related mating groups of the Closterium ehrenbergii (Chlorophyta) species complex. Phycologia 29: 396-402.
Lippert, B.E. (1967). Sexual reproduction in Closterium moniliferum and Closterium ehrenbergii. Journal of Phycology 3: 182-198, 30 figs, 4 tables.
Noguchi, T. & Ueda, K. (1985). Cell walls, plasma membranes, and dictyosomes during zygote maturation of Closterium ehrenbergii. Protoplasma 128: 64-71.
Wang, H., Sathasivam, R. & Ki, J.-S. (2017). Physiological effects of copper on freshwater alga Closterium ehrenbergii Meneghini (Conjugatophyceae) and its potential use in toxicity assessments. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 32(2): 131-137.

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