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Closterium affine F.Gay

Publication details
Closterium affine F.Gay

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Closterium is Closterium lunula Ehrenberg & Hemprich ex Ralfs.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Closterium lunula Ehrenberg & Hemprich ex Ralfs

Basionym

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), neighbouring, allied to, akin to (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 14 March 2009 by David John

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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 26 March 2017.

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