Closterium exile West & G.S.West 1905
Closterium exile West & G.S.West 1905: 15, pl. 1: fig. 10
Published in: West, W. & West, G.S. (1905). Freshwater algae from the Orkneys and Shetlands. Transactions and Proceedings of the Botanical Society of Edinbrugh 23: 3-41.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), thin, slender, meagre, poor (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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