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Bambusina borreri (Ralfs) Cleve 1864

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


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Bambusina borreri (Ralfs) Cleve
Detached live cell in different aspects. In Sphagnum pool.Collected by Liz Kungu, Great Hill, Ayrshire, Scotland.. 09 May 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Bambusina borreri (Ralfs) Cleve
Apical views of a live cell. In Sphagnum pool.Collected by Liz Kungu, Great Hill, Ayrshire, Scotland.. 09 May 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

Bambusina borreri (Ralfs) Cleve
Empty cell showing apical view. Collected by Joanne Denyer (Denyer Ecology), Beara Peninsula, West Cork. Ireland. 21 May 2014. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Bambusina borreri (Ralfs) Cleve
Black Loch, South Ayrshire, UK.. 10 Apr 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).


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Bambusina borreri (Ralfs) Cleve Black Loch, South Ayrshire, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Bambusina borreri (Ralfs) Cleve 1864: 496

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1864). Bidrag till kännedomen om Sveriges sötvattensalger af familjen Desmidieae. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 20: 481-498, pl. IV.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bambusina is Bambusina brebissonii Kützing ex Kützing.

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

Desmidium borreri Ralfs

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Desmidium borreri Ralfs 1848

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Bambusina moniliformis Teiling
Gymnozyga brebissonii (Kützing) Wille
Bambusina brebissonii Kützing ex Kützing 1849
Gymnozyga moniliformis Ehrenberg 1849

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.

Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.[J.] (2007). Desmids of the Lowlands Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidaceae of the European Lowlands. pp. [1]-351, 20 text-figs, 123 pls. Zeist: KNNV Publishing.

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

Martello, G.V (2006). Alcune desmidiee della zona di Caldenave e della Val d'Inferno - Massiccio montuoso dei Lagorai (Trento). Informatore Botanico Italiano 38(2): 513-536.

Petlovany, O.A. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2015 '2014'). Desmidiales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 61-448. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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