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Actinotaenium globosum (Bulnheim) Kurt Förster ex Compère 1976

Publication details
Actinotaenium globosum (Bulnheim) Kurt Förster ex Compère 1976: 456

Published in: Compère, P. (1976). Observations taxonomiques et nomenclaturales sur quelques Desmidites (Chlorophycophyta) de la région du lac Tchad (Afrique centrale). Bulletin Jardin Botanique National Belgique 46: 455-470.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Actinotaenium is Dysphinctium regelianum Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Cosmarium globosum Bulnheim

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), round like a ball, globose, spherical (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cosmarium globosum Bulnheim 1859

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Dysphinctium globosum (Bulnheim) Hansgirg

Nomenclatural notes
Combination also introduced by Kreiger & Gerloff (1969 377, pl. 65: figs 9, 10) and by Kurt Förster ex Compère (1976: 456). - (20 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Das, D. & Keshri, J.P. (2016). Desmids of Eastern Himalays. Bibliotheca Phycologica 119: 1-260, 30 pls.

Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Förster, K. (1969). Amazonische Desmidieen 1. Teil: Areal Santarém. Amazoniana 2(1/2): 5-116, 1 un-numbered fig., 55 pl.

Förster, K. (1982). Conjugatophyceae Zygnematales und Desmidiales (excl. Zygnemataceae). In: Das Phytoplankton des Süßwassers Systematik und Biologie [Band] 8. Teil 1. Hälfte. pp. [i]-viii, [1]-543. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller). [in On shelf with series]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Kanetsuna, Y. & Yamagishi, T. (eds) (2018). Desmids of southeast Asia. pp. [1]-xiv, [1]-429, VIII colour photographic pls, 44 test-figs, 94 pls. Dera Dun - 248 001 (India): Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh.

Martello, G.V (2006). Alcune desmidiee della zona di Caldenave e della Val d'Inferno - Massiccio montuoso dei Lagorai (Trento). Informatore Botanico Italiano 38(2): 513-536.

Martello, G.V. (2007). Le Desmidiée (Chlorophyta, Zygnematophyceae) di alcune zone umide lentiche della Val di Rava (Gruppo montuoso dei Lagorai) (TN). The Desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygematophyceae) of some lentic freshwater habitats of the Rava Valley (Montainous group of the Lagorai) (TM). Natura Vicentina 11: 77-115.

Palamar-Mordvintseva, G.M. (1982). Opredelitel' presnovodnykh vodorosley SSSR. Zelenyye vodorosli. Klass Kon'yugaty. Poryadok Desmidiyevyye [Manual for identification of the freshwater algae of the USSR. Desmidiales]. Vol. 11(2) pp. 620, 163 figures. Leningrad: Nauka Leningradskoe Otdelenie. [in Russian]

Petlovany, O.A. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2015 '2014'). Desmidiales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 61-448. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Ruzicka, J. (1981). Die Desmidiaceen Mitteleuropas. Vol. 1(2) pp. [i]-ix, 293-736, pls 45-117. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Wei, Y.-X. (2013). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis tomus XVII Chlorophyta: Desmidiales Desmidiaceae Sectio II: Actinotaenium, Cosmarium, Cosmocladium. pp. [i]-xvii, [1]-267. Beijing: Science Press.

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