Euastrum ansatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs 1848

Euastrum ansatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs

Current name: Euastrum ansatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs
Empty cell showing pores and protuberances. Collected by Ingrid J├╝ttner, Lough Cluain, Galway, Ireland - 12 February 2014. C.F. Carter (

Publication Details
Euastrum ansatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs 1848: 85, pl. XIV [14]: fig. 2 a-f

Published in: Ralfs, J. (1848). The British Desmidieae The drawings by Edward Jenner, A.L.S. pp. [i]-xxii, [i], [1]-226, 35 pls. London: Reeve, Benham & Reeve, King William Street, Strand.

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Publication date: 1 Jan 1848

Type Species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Euastrum.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 31 July 2023

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