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Kirchneriella elongata G.M.Smith

Publication details
Kirchneriella elongata G.M.Smith 1916: 473, pl. 24: fig.7

Published in: Smith, G.M. (1916). New or interesting algae from the lakes of Wisconsin. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 43: 471-483.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Kirchneriella is Kirchneriella lunaris (Kirchner) Möbius.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pseudokirchneriella elongata (G.M.Smith) Hindák

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), elongated (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: USA: Wisconsin: no Mans Lake and Plum Lake (Silva 1996-to date).

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Source of current name
Hindák, F. (1990). Studies on the chlorococcal algae (Chlorophyceae). V. Biologické Práce 36: 1-227.

Key references
Couté, A. & Tell, G. (2011). The genus Kirchneriella Schm. (Chlorophyceae) in Argentina: Taxonomy and geographic distribution (Note). Cryptogamie Algologie 32(1): 97-104.

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