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Desmidium granulosum Ehrenberg, nom. inval.

Publication details
Desmidium granulosum Ehrenberg 1839: 51, pl. I: fig. 12 [no description], nom. inval.

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1839). Über das im Jahre 1686 in Curland vom Himmel gefallene Meteor- papier und über dessen Zusammensetzung aus Conferven und Infusorien. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1838: 45-58, 2 pls.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Desmidium is Desmidium swartzii C.Agardh ex Ralfs.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Staurastrum granulosum Ralfs

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), granulose (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (22 Jun 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Verified by: 22 June 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 October 2019.

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