Closterium punctatum Skuja, nom. illeg. 1928
Closterium punctatum Skuja 1928: 135; pl. II, fig. 13-16, nom. illeg.
Published in: Skuja, H. (1928). Vorarbeiten zur einer Algenflora von Lettland. IV. Acta Horti Botanici Universitatis Latviensis 3(2/3): 103-218, 4 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Closterium idiosporum var. punctatum W.Krieger
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dotted, marked with dots, spots, minute glands, etc. (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Closterium punctatum R.Gisti 1926 - (6 Mar 2016) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Latvia: Kurzeme: Slitere
Asia: Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014).
Caraus, I. (2002). The algae of Romania. Studii si Cercetari, Universitatea Bacau, Biologie 7: 1-694.
Created: 08 December 2005 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 13 November 2016 by Alex Kenins
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Alex Kenins in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2020.