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Actinotaenium cucurbita var. rotundatum (Willi Krieger) Teiling 1954

Publication details
Actinotaenium cucurbita var. rotundatum (Willi Krieger) Teiling 1954: 407

Published in: Teiling, E. (1954). Actinotaenium, genus Desmidiacearum resuscitatum. Botanisk Notiser 4: 376-426.
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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 cucurbita f. rotundatum Krieger

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), gourd; dolt; may be intended as the genus Cucurbita, squash, gourd, etc..

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cosmarium cucurbita f. rotundatum Krieger 1932

Nomenclatural notes
As Actinotaenium cucurbita f. rotundatum (Willi Krieg.) Bourr. in Bull. M us. Natl. Hist. Nat., 5er.3. Bot. 20:32. 1975 in Gupta (2012: 150). - (4 Jul 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Gupta, R.K. (2012). Algae of India Volume 2. A checklist of Chlorophyceae, Xanthophyceae. Chrysophyceae and Euglenophyceae. pp. [i]-iii, [1]-428, 8 pls. Salt Lake, Kolkata: Botanical Survey of India, Ministry of Environment & Forests.

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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