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Closterium cynthia f. lata Schmidle 0

Publication details
Closterium cynthia f. lata Schmidle 18, Tab IV Fig 23

Published in: Schmidle, W. (1898). Die von Professor Dr. Volkens und Dr. Stuhlmann in Ost-Afrika gesammelten Desmidiaceen, bearbeitet unter Benützung der Vorarbeiten von Prof. G. Hieronymus. In Engler, A. Beiträge zur Flora von Afrika. XVI. Unter Mitwirkung der Beamten des Kön. bot. Musetuns und Jes Kün. bot. Gartens zu Berlin, sowie anderer Botaniker. Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 26: 1-59.
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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 cynthia var. latum (Schmidle) Willi Krieger

Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), Ancient Greek epithet of the moon goddess Artemis.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Kouwets (1999: 16) states 'Doubtful variety, most probably not belonging to C. cynthia (see Ruzicka, 1977)'. - (13 Mar 2009) -

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Mozambique Coast: Kilimane (Stuhlmann, March 1889)Stuhlmann; March 1889;

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.

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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 13 August 2020.

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