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Euastrum cuspidatum Wolle 1883

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

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Euastrum cuspidatum Wolle
Wells Mill Reservoir in Watertown, New Jersey (39.793890, -74.277195).. 18 Jan 2019. Tod Fairbanks. © Tod Fairbanks.

 

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Euastrum cuspidatum Wolle Wells Mill Reservoir in Watertown, New Jersey (39.793890, -74.277195).
© Tod Fairbanks

Publication details
Euastrum cuspidatum Wolle 1883: 18, pl. XXVII [27]: fig. 18

Published in: Wolle, F. (1883). Fresh-water algae. VII. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 10(2): 13-21.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Euastrum is Euastrum ansatum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs.

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

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Prescott, G.W., Croasdale, H.T. & Vinyard, W.C. (1977). A synopsis of North American desmids Part II. Desmidiaceae: Placodermae Section 2. pp. [i-vii], 1-411, incl. pls LVIII-CXLVII. Lincoln & London: University of Nebraska Press.

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