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Closterium libellula Focke ex Nordstedt

Publication details
Closterium libellula Focke ex Nordstedt 1873: 41

Published in: Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1873). Bidrag till kännedomen om sydligare Norges Desmidiéer. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift 9(Afh. II, 10): 1-51, 1 pl [24 figs].
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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 closterioides (Ralfs) A.Louis & Peeters

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Croasdale, H.T. & Flint, E.A. (1986). Flora of New Zealand. Freshwater algae, Chlorophyta, Desmids. Vol. 1 pp. i-xii, 1-133, 27 pls. Wellington: V.R. Ward, Government Printer.

Key references
Das, D. & Keshri, J.P. (2013). Desmids of Khechiperi Lake, Sikkim Eastern Himalaya. Algological Studies/Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement Volumes 143: 27-42.

Focke, G.W. (1847). Physiologische studien. A. Wirbellose Thiere. Erstes Heft. Polygastrische infusorien.. pp. 1-68, pls I-III. Bremen: Druck und Verlag von C. Schünemann.

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]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Wei Yinxin [Wei, Y.X.] (2003). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis, Tomus VII. Chlorophyta Zygnematales Mesotaeniaceae Demidiales Desmidiaceae Sectio I. pp. 1-267, pls I-LII [1-52]. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

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