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Closterium pseudospirotaenium var. variabile Lemmermann

Publication details
Closterium pseudospirotaenium var. variabile Lemmermann 1896: 118, figs 12-14

Published in: Lemmermann E. (1896). Zur Algenflora des Riesengebirges. Forschungsberichte aus der Biologischen Station zu Plön 4: 88-133.
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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 acutum var. variabile (Lemmermann) Willi Krieger

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Brook, A.J. & Williamson, D.B. (2010). A monograph on some British desmids. Order Zygnematales Suborder Zygonemoidiineae Family Zygnemataceae Subfamily Mesotaenioideae (Saccoderm desmids) and Suborder Closteriineae Family Peniaceae and Family Closteriaceae. Edited by J.H. Price & N.J. Evans. pp. [i-ii], iii-v [1-5], 6-364, 157 pls. London: The Ray Society.

Key references
West, W. & West, G.S. (1898). Notes on freshwater algae. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 36: 330-338.

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