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Cosmarium moniliforme var. subelongatum Förster

Publication details
Cosmarium moniliforme var. subelongatum Förster 1972: 418; pl. I:19

Published in: Förster, K. (1972). Die Desmidiaceen des Haloplanktons des Valencia-sees, Venezuela. Int. Rev. ges. Hydrobiol. 57: 409-428.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cosmarium is Cosmarium undulatum Corda ex Ralfs.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), moniliform, cylindrical but contracted at regular intervals like a string of beads (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Venezuela: Lago de Valencia

Created: 20 March 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 20 March 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 March 2017.

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