Closterium littorale F.Gay 1884

Publication Details
Closterium littorale F.Gay 1884: 339

Published in: Gay, F. (1884). Essai d'une monographie locale des Conjugées. Montpellier Revue des Sciences Naturelles, série III 3(1): 187-228; 285-335.

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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Type locality: environs de Monpellier, France.;

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), pertaining to the shore (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

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

Last updated: 28 February 2024

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