Staurastrum brachiatum Ralfs ex Ralfs 1848
Staurastrum brachiatum Ralfs ex Ralfs
Zygospore at different focus points. Collected by Claudia Ferguson-Smyth. Isle of Tiree, Scotland. - 19 September 2012. C.F.Carter (email@example.com)
Staurastrum brachiatum Ralfs ex Ralfs 1848: 131, pl. XXIII : fig. 9a-e
Published in: Ralfs, J. (1848). The British Desmidieae The drawings by Edward Jenner, A.L.S. pp. [i]-xxii, [i], -226, 35 pls. London: Reeve, Benham & Reeve, King William Street, Strand.
Publication date: 1 Jan 1848
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Staurastrum is Staurastrum paradoxum Meyen ex Ralfs.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), branched at right angles.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 31 December 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 31 December 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 March 2023