Staurastrum lunatum Ralfs 1848
Staurastrum avicula var. lunatum (Ralfs) Coesel & Meesters
Side views at different focus points. Poulaphouca reservoir, Co Wicklow, Ireland. - 28 October 2010. C.F.Carter(firstname.lastname@example.org,com)
Staurastrum lunatum Ralfs 1848: 124, pl. XXXIV : fig. 12 a, b
Publication date: 1 Jan 1848
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Staurastrum avicula var. lunatum (Ralfs) Coesel & Meesters.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), crescent-shaped (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 01 August 2023
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 01 August 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 October 2023