Closterium gracile f. gracillima West 1892
Closterium gracile f. gracillima West 1892: 122, pl. XIX: fig. 15
Published in: West, W. (1892). A contribution to the freshwater algae of west Ireland. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 29: 103-216.
Publication date: 26 April 1892
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Closterium aciculare T.West
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Aderry Lough, Ireland [Lough Aderry, Donegal?] (West 1892: 122). Notes: There are several Lough Aderrys in Ireland
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: 07 April 2009 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 30 September 2020.