Closterium flaccidum Delponte
Closterium flaccidum Delponte 1877: 101, pl. 18: figs 34-36
Published in: Delponte, G.B. (1873-1877). Specimen Desmidiacearum subalpinarum. pp. 1-281, pls I-XXI. Torino: Ex Officina Regia.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1973).
Closterium parvulum var. flaccidum (Delponte) E.K.Kossinskaja
This is a freshwater species.
Fucikova, K., Hall, J.D., Johansen, J.R. & Lowe, R. (2008). Desmid flora of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA. Bibliotheca Phycologica 113: 1-59, pls 1-6, 2 tables.
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.
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