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Xanthidium subhastiferum West 1892

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

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Xanthidium subhastiferum West
Bremerton, Washington, USA; Kitsap Lake, 1000x, DIC. 08 Aug 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Xanthidium subhastiferum West
Bremerton, Washington, USA; Kitsap Lake, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 19 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Xanthidium subhastiferum West
Bremerton, Washington, USA; Kitsap Lake, Palmer-Maloney, 200x, phase contrast. 19 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Dumontia calvadosii J.V.Lamouroux ex Duby

Xanthidium subhastiferum West Bremerton, Washington, USA; Kitsap Lake, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Xanthidium subhastiferum West 1892: 166, pl. XXII: fig. 4

Published in: West, W. (1892). A contribution to the freshwater algae of west Ireland. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 29: 103-216.
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Publication date: 26 April 1892

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Xanthidium is Xanthidium aculeatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs.

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

Synonym(s)
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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.

Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.

West, W. & West, G.S. (1912). A monograph of the British Desmidiaceae. IV. pp. [i]-xiv, [1]-194, pl. 96-128. London: The Ray Society.

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