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Closterium cynthia var. robustum (G.S.West) Willi Krieger, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Closterium cynthia var. robustum (G.S.West) Willi Krieger 1935: 368, nom. illeg.

Published in: Krieger, W. (1935). Die Desmidiaceen Europas mit Berücksichtigung der aussereuropäischen Arten. Band 13. Abteilung 1, Teil 1, Lieferung 2 of Dr. Rabenhorst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. pp. 225-375, pls 9-36. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgeselschaft M.B.H..
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Closterium is Closterium lunula Ehrenberg & Hemprich ex Ralfs.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Closterium jenneri var. robustum G.S.West

Basionym
Closterium jenneri var. robustum G.S.West

Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), Ancient Greek epithet of the moon goddess Artemis.

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

Nomenclatural notes
INA: "illegitimate: Closterium jenneri var. myrdalense Strøm 1926, included in synonymy, has priority at rank of var." - (5 Jul 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Cambra Sánchez, J., Álvarez Cobelas, M. & Aboal Sanjurjo, M. (1998). Lista florística y bibliográfica de los clorófitos (Chlorophyta) de la Península Ibérica, Islas Baleares e Islas Canarias. pp. 1-614. Burgos: Asociación Española de Limnología.

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]

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