Closterium variabile A.J.Brook
Closterium variabile A.J.Brook 1995: 384, figs 1: 1-10; 2: 1-12; 3: 1-10; 4
Published in: Brook, A.J. (1995). Closterium variabile sp. nov., (Zygnemaphyceae), a desmid new to science from Bedfordshire, England; and comments on C. sphaerosporum (West) nov. comb.. The Quekett Journal of Microscopy 37: 384-391.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), variable (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: New Wavendon Heath, Bedfordshire, England (Brook 1995: 384).
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 September 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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Brook, A.J. (1995). Closterium variabile sp. nov., (Zygnemaphyceae), a desmid new to science from Bedfordshire, England; and comments on C. sphaerosporum (West) nov. comb.. The Quekett Journal of Microscopy 37: 384-391.
Coesel, P.F.M. (1993). Poor physiological adaptation to alkaline culture conditions in Closterium acutum var. variabile, a planktonic desmid from eutrophic waters. European Journal of Phycology 28: 53-57, 4 figs, 1 table.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2019.