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Cosmarium pericymatium Nordstedt 1875

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 pericymatium Nordstedt
Examples. Collected by Howard Matcham, Maudlin, Chichester, UK. 15 Oct 2018. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium pericymatium Nordstedt
Apical views showing lobes,Collected by Howard Matcham, Maudlin, Chichester, UK. 15 Oct 2018. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium pericymatium Nordstedt
Large assemblage in a pond. Collected by Howard Matcham, Maudlin, Chichester, UK. 15 Oct 2018. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium pericymatium Nordstedt
Face views. Collected by Howard Matcham, Maudlin, Chichester, UK. 15 Oct 2018. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Cosmarium pericymatium Nordstedt
Empty cell showing pores. Collected by Howard Matcham, Maudlin, Chichester, UK. 15 Oct 2018. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Vanheurckia cuspidata var. kyoglensis Playfair

Cosmarium pericymatium Nordstedt Apical views showing lobes,Collected by Howard Matcham, Maudlin, Chichester, UK
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Cosmarium pericymatium Nordstedt 1875: 29, pl. VII [7]: fig. 26

Published in: Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1875). Desmidiae arctoae. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 32(6): 13-43, pls VI-VIII.
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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.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

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.

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]

Palamar-Mordvintseva, G.M. (1982). Opredelitel' presnovodnykh vodorosley SSSR. Zelenyye vodorosli. Klass Kon'yugaty. Poryadok Desmidiyevyye [Manual for identification of the freshwater algae of the USSR. Desmidiales]. Vol. 11(2) pp. 620, 163 figures. Leningrad: Nauka Leningradskoe Otdelenie. [in Russian]

Palamar-Mordvintseva, G.M. (1986). [Identification manual of the freshwater algae of Ukrainian RSR. Issue VIII Part 2 Dedmidiales]. pp. [1]-317 [318]. Kiev: Nauk. Dumka Press. [in Ukrainian]

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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References
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Brook, A.J. (2001). The drought resistant desmid Cosmarium pericymatium Nordstedt, and a description of the new var. corrugatum. Journal of the Quekett Microscopical Club 39: 127-132.

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