Closterium acuminatum Corda 1835
Closterium acuminatum Corda 1835: 190, 191, 198, pl. V: figs. 59, 60
Published in: Corda, A.J.C. (1835). Observations sur les animalcules microscopiques, qu'on trouve auprès des eaux thermales de Carlsbad. Almanach de Carlsbad 5: 166-211, pls I-VI.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This name although taxonomically accepted is a pre-starting date name under the ICN. - (31 Jul 2020) -
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 2020 by Roberta Cowan
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Roberta Cowan in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 August 2020.