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Closterium kuetzingii var. vittatum Nordstedt 1887

Publication details
Closterium kuetzingii var. vittatum Nordstedt 1887: 163 (as 'Cl. Kutzingii [sic] Bréb. ß vittatum' )

Published in: Nordstedt, O. (1887). Algologiska småsker ... 4. Utdrag ur ett arbete öfver de af D:r. S. Berggren på Nya Sealand och i Australien samlade sötvattebsakgerna. Botaniska Notiser 1887: 153-164, no figs.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
(Latinised), Named for Friedrich Traugott Kützing (1807-1893), German Phycologist.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Closterium kuetzingii var. vittatum Nordstedt)
Europe: Britain (Whitton & al. 2003, Brook & Williamson 2010), France (Kouwets 1999), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Kusber & Gutowski 2018), Ukraine (Petlovany & Tsarenko 2015).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985), Brazil (Bicudo & al. 2014).

Africa: Zaire (Golama Swana Kaketa 1996).

South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

Asia: Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014).

Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Croasdale & Flint 1986, Broady & al. 2012), Northern Territory (Day & al. 1995).

Key references
Bicudo, C.E.M., Azevedo, M.T.P. & Castro, A.A.J. de (2014). Flora ficológica de Estado de São Paulo. Vol. 4, parte 1. Zygnemaphyceae. pp. [i-viii], [1]-238, 372 figs. São Paulo: TRiMa: FAPESP.

Croasdale, H.T. & Flint, E.A. (1986). Flora of New Zealand. Freshwater algae, Chlorophyta, Desmids. Vol. 1 pp. i-xii, 1-133, 27 pls. Wellington: V.R. Ward, Government Printer.

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.

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.

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.

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