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Closterium angustatum var. sculptum (Raciborski) Ruzicka

Publication details
Closterium angustatum var. sculptum (Raciborski) Ruzicka 1977: 227, pl. 34: fig. 5

Published in: Ruzicka, J. (1977). Die Desmidiaceen Mitteleuropas. Vol. 1(1) pp. [i-]-vi, [2], [1]-291, [292]], pls 1-44. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Closterium is Closterium lunula Ehrenberg & Hemprich ex Ralfs.

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

Basionym
Closterium intermedium var. sculptum Raciborski

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), narrowed (Sreenivasa Rao 1965).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Closterium angustatum f. sculptum (Raciborski) A.J.Brook & D.B.Williamson 2010

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Closterium angustatum var. boergesenii (Gutwinski) Willi Krieger

Taxonomic notes
According to Ruzicka (1977) the variety is of doubtful taxonomic value. - (13 Mar 2009) -

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Brook, A.J. & Johnson, L.R. (2002). Order Zygnematales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 479-593. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

John, D.M. & Williamson, D.B. (2009). A practical guide to the desmids of the west of Ireland. pp. [i]-viii, 1-196, 49 pls, 12 col. photogr. 8 line- figs, 1 map, 3 tabs. Galway: Martin Ryan Institute.

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

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