Staurastrum pilosum Brébisson, nom. illeg. 1856
Staurastrum pilosum Brébisson 1856: 141, pl. II: fig. 4, nom. illeg.
Published in: Brébisson, [L.] A. de (1856). Liste des Desmidiées, observées en Basse-Normandie. Mémoires de la Société Impériale des Sciences Naturelles de Cherbourg 4: 113-166, pls I, II.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), soft-hairy.
Staurastrum brebissonii W.Archer 1861
Cosmoastrum brebissonii (W.Archer) Palamar-Mordvintseva 1982
This is a freshwater species.
Fuzinato, S., Cvijan, M. & Krizmanic, J. (2011). A checklist of desmids (Conjugatophyceae, Chlorophyta) of Serbia. III. Genus Staurastrum. Cryptogamie Algologie 32(4): 363-377.
Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.
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