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Closterium libellula var. intermedium (J.Roy & Bisset) G.S.West

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 libellula var. intermedium (J.Roy & Bisset) G.S.West
Loch Valley, Ayrshire, UK.. 10 Apr 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Sargassum granuliferum C.Agardh

Closterium closterioides var. intermedium (J.Roy & Bisset) Ruzicka Loch Valley, Ayrshire, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Closterium libellula var. intermedium (J.Roy & Bisset) G.S.West 1914: 1031, pl. 23: figs 60, 61

Published in: West, G.S. (1914). A contribution to our knowledge of the freshwater algae of Columbia. In: Voyage d'exploration scientifique en Colombie (Fuhrmann, O. & Mayor, E.). Mémoires de la Société des Sciences Naturelles de Neuchâtel 5(2): 1013-1051.
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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 closterioides var. intermedium (J.Roy & Bisset) Ruzicka

Basionym
Penium libellula var. intermedium Roy & Bisset

Type information
Syntype localities: various in Scotland.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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]

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]

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