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Closterium moniliferum Ehrenberg 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 moniliferum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs
Woodwalton Fen NNR, Huntingdon, UK. 10 Aug 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Closterium moniliferum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs
Barnes Meadow LNR, Northampton UK. 10 Sep 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Closterium moniliferum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs
Woodwalton Fen NNR, Huntingdon, UK. 10 Aug 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Closterium moniliferum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs
Richland, Washington, USA; golf course, 400x, DIC. 26 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

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Closterium moniliferum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs Woodwalton Fen NNR, Huntingdon, UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Closterium moniliferum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs 1848: 166, pl. XXVIII [28]: fig. 3

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)
Lunulina monilifera Bory 1824

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

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.

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

Shahnaz, L. & Shameel, M. (2007). Phycochemistry and bioactivity of some brown algae from Karachi Coast. International Journal of Phycology and Phycochemistry 3(1): 7-10.

Tsuchikane, Y., Nakai, A. & Sekimoto, H. (2014). Detailed analyses on the parthenospore formation in Closterium moniliferum (Zygnematophyceae, Charophta). Phycologia 53(6): 571-578.

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.

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References
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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.
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.
Dubois-Tylski, Th. (1972). Le cycle de Closterium moniliferum in vitro. Soc. Bot. Fr., Mém. : 183-200.
Dubois-Tylski, Th. (1977). Influence de la tenuer en nitrate du milieu sur la sexualisation du Closterium moniliferum (Bory) Ehrenbg. (Algue Desmidiacée). Bulletin de la Société Phycologique de France 22: 27-31.
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.
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.
Lippert, B.E. (1967). Sexual reproduction in Closterium moniliferum and Closterium ehrenbergii. Journal of Phycology 3: 182-198, 30 figs, 4 tables.
Tsuchikane, Y., Nakai, A. & Sekimoto, H. (2014). Detailed analyses on the parthenospore formation in Closterium moniliferum (Zygnematophyceae, Charophta). Phycologia 53(6): 571-578.

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