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Staurastrum vestitum Ralfs 1848

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Zygnematophyceae
Subclass Zygnematophycidae
Order Desmidiales
Family Desmidiaceae
Genus Staurastrum

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Staurastrum vestitum Ralfs
Side views. Near Snaefellsjökul, NW Iceland.. 26 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Staurastrum vestitum Ralfs
Apical view of upper semicell. Near Snaefellsjökul, NW Iceland.. 26 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Staurastrum vestitum Ralfs
Lower semicell viewed through upper semicell. Near Snaefellsjökul, NW Iceland.. 26 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Staurastrum vestitum Ralfs
Apical views related to side views. Near Snaefellsjökul, NW Iceland.. 26 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Adenocystis durvillei (Bory) J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Staurastrum vestitum Ralfs Apical views related to side views. Near Snaefellsjökul, NW Iceland.
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Staurastrum vestitum Ralfs 1848: 143, pl. XXIII [23]: fig. 1a-e

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 Staurastrum is Staurastrum paradoxum Meyen ex Ralfs.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Staurastrum anatinum var. vestitum (Ralfs) A.J.Brook 1959
Staurastrum anatinum f. vestitum (Ralfs) A.J.Brook 1959

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, J. (2013). European flora of the desmid genera Staurastrum and Staurodesmus. pp. [1]-357, 5 text-figs, 120 pls. Zeist: KNNV Publishing.

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.

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.

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

Palamar-Mordvintseva, G.M. (1982). Opredelitel' presnovodnykh vodoroslei SSSR [Key to Freshwater Algae of the USSR. Vol. 11 Part 2.] Zelenye vodorosli. Klass Kon'yugaty. Poryadok Desmidievye. Chlorophyta, Desminiales (2). pp. [1]-619 [620], 163 pls. Leningrad: Nauka Leningradskoe otdelenie. [in Russian]

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.

Skuja, H. (1934 '1933'). Beitrag zur Algenflora Lettlands. I. Acta Horti Botanici Universitatis Latviensis 7: 25-85, 119 figs.

Skuja, H. (1956). Taxonomische und biologische Studien über das Phytoplankton schwedischer Binnengewässer. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, Series IV 16(3): 1-404, + 63 pls.

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