Closterium giganteum C.Bernard
Closterium giganteum C.Bernard 1908: 70, fig. 71
Published in: Bernard, C. (1908). Protococcacées et desmidiées d'eau douce, récoltées à Java. pp. [i-v], 1-230, 16 fold. lithogr. pls. Batavia: Landsdrukkerij.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Closterium lunula var. giganteum (C.Bernard) Playfair
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), huge.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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: 02 July 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 February 2020.