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Actinotaenium curtum (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Teiling ex Růžička & Pouzar 1978

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Zygnematophyceae
Subclass Zygnematophycidae
Order Desmidiales
Family Desmidiaceae
Genus Actinotaenium

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Actinotaenium curtum (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Teiling ex Růžička & Pouzar
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; ditch, 1000x, DIC. 23 Jan 2010. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Actinotaenium curtum (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Teiling ex Růžička & Pouzar Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; ditch, 1000x, DIC
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Publication details
Actinotaenium curtum (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Teiling ex Růžička & Pouzar 1978: 46

Published in: Ruzicka, J. & Pouzar, A. (1978). Erwagungen uber die Taxonomie und nomenklatur der Gattungen Actinotaenium. Folia Geobotanika 13: 33-66.
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Publication date: 1978

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 curtum Brébisson ex Ralfs

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cosmarium curtum Brébisson ex Ralfs 1848
Calocylindrus curtus (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Kirchner 1878
Actinotaenium curtum var. attenuatum (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Teiling ex Růžička & Pouzar 1978

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Dysphinctium curtum var. maius (Rabenhorst) De Toni
Cosmarium attenuatum Brébisson ex Ralfs 1848
Penium curtum (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Kützing 1849
Dysphinctium curtum (Ralfs) Nägeli 1849
Dysphinctium regelianum Nägeli 1849
Cosmarium regelianum (Nägeli) Brébisson 1856
Calocylindrus attenuatus (Brébisson ex Ralfs) Cooke 1887

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Brook, A.J., Williamson, D.B. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Suborder Desmidiineae. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 636-741. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.[J.] (2007). Desmids of the Lowlands Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidaceae of the European Lowlands. pp. [1]-351, 20 text-figs, 123 pls. Zeist: KNNV Publishing.

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

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]

Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.

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.

Teiling, E. (1954). Actinotaenium, genus Desmidiacearum resuscitatum. Botanisk Notiser 4: 376-426.

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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