Closterium juncidum var. brevior Roy 1910
Closterium juncidum var. brevior Roy 1910: 55, fig. 5 (as 'brevius' )
Published in: Auclair, F. (1910). Contribution à l'étude des Desmidiées du Massif du Mont-dore. Annales de la Station limnologique de Besse 2: 15-103, 24 figs.
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Name introduced by Roy (1890: 336) as ß brevior citing "forma brevior et robusta Rabenhorst" but without a description. Auclair (1910) includes the name with dimensions and an illustration and attributed it to Roy and can be regarded as validating the name. - (21 Dec 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Prescott, G.W., Croasdale, H.T. & Vinyard, W.C. (1975). A synopsis of North American desmids. Part II. Desmidiaceae: Placodermae. Sect. 1. pp. 1-275, 57 pls. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.
Roy, J. (1890). Freshwater algae of the Enbridge Lakes and vicinity, Hampshire. Journal of Botany, London 28: 334-338.
West, W. & West, G.S. (1904). A monograph of the British Desmidiaceae. I. pp. [i]-xxxvi, -224, pl. 1-32. London: The Ray Society.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 August 2020.