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Cosmarium monomazum var. polymazum Nordstedt

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

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Cosmarium monomazum var. polymazum Nordstedt
Side views. Collected from Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria.. 01 Oct 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium monomazum var. polymazum Nordstedt
Face views. Collected from Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 01 Oct 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium monomazum var. polymazum Nordstedt
Apical views. Collected from Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 01 Oct 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium monomazum var. polymazum Nordstedt
All Views. Collected from Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria.. 01 Oct 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Fucus vesiculosus f. robustus Kjellman

Cosmarium monomazum var. polymazum Nordstedt Side views. Collected from Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Cosmarium monomazum var. polymazum Nordstedt 1873: 14, pl. ?: fig. ? (as 'Cosmarium monomazum var. ß polymazum' )

Published in: Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1873). Bidrag till kännedomen om sydligare Norges Desmidiéer. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift 9(Afh. II, 10): 1-51, 1 pl [24 figs].
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cosmarium is Cosmarium undulatum Corda ex Ralfs.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Cosmarium polymazum Nordstedt 1873

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Brook, A.J., Williamson, D.B. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Suborder Desmidiineae. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 636-741. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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.

Förster, K. (1982). Conjugatophyceae Zygnematales und Desmidiales (excl. Zygnemataceae). In: Das Phytoplankton des Süßwassers Systematik und Biologie [Band] 8. Teil 1. Hälfte. pp. [i]-viii, [1]-543. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller). [in On shelf with series]

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]

West, W. & West, G.S. (1908). A monograph of the British Desmidiaceae. III. pp. [i]-xv, [1]-274, pl. 65-95. London: The Ray Society.

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