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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum O.Kirchner, 1878 
AphiaID: 608800

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharophyta (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZygnematophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZygnematales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmidiaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium Corda ex Ralfs, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum f. jacobsenii (J.Roy) West & G.S.West (synonym)
Source  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

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taxa (20)

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 Forma Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum f. ellipticum (A.M.Scott & Grönblad) Croasdale
Forma Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum f. indentatum
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum f. intermedia Playfair
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. contractum Kirchner, 1878
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. cracoviense Raciborski, 1885
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. ellipsoideum (Elfving) West & G.S.West, 1902
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. gartanense West & G.S.West, 1902
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. incrassatum A.M.Scott & Prescott, 1958
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. incrassatum Föster, 1963
Variety Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. indentatum (Grönblad) Willi Krieger & Gerloff, 1962
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. maximum West & G.S.West
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. minutum (Delponte) Coesel, 1989
Variety Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. notatum (Raciborski) Playfair
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. pachydermum A.M.Scott & Prescott
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. retusum (West & G.S.West) Willi Krieger & Gerloff, 1962
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. rotundatum Borge
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. subellipticum Playfair
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. subfoveatum Playfair
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum var. subglobosum Förster, 1965

Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum f. jacobsenii (J.Roy) West & G.S.West accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmarium contractum O.Kirchner, 1878
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRamisi [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (52 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (7 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:56317 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:608800
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Cosmarium contractum O.Kirchner, 1878. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=608800 on 2014-07-22
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