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Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Conjugatophyceae (Zygnematophyceae)
Order Desmidiales
Family Desmidiaceae
Genus Desmidium

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Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Gazzam lake, 400x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney. 06 Jul 2013. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Gazzam lake, 400x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney. 06 Jul 2013. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Gazzam lake, 400x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney. 06 Jul 2013. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Gazzam lake, 400x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney. 06 Jul 2013. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt
2-radiant form. Lightly stained to show mucilage and pores. Front and side views. Collected by Ingrid Jüttner, lochen near Beaghcanneen bridge, Connemara, Ireland.. 15 Feb 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt
2-radiant form. Front and side views. Collected by Ingrid Jüttner, lochen near Beaghcanneen bridge, Connemara, Ireland.. 15 Feb 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt
Collected by David Williamson, Nottely Lake, N Georgia USA. Formalin preserved.. 31 Aug 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt
Collected by David Williamson, Nottely Lake, N Georgia USA. Formalin preserved.. 31 Aug 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

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Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt 2-radiant form. Lightly stained to show mucilage and pores. Front and side views. Collected by Ingrid Jüttner, lochen near Beaghcanneen bridge, Connemara, Ireland.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt 1880: 4

Published in: Nordstedt, C.F.O. (1880). De algis et Characeis 1. De algis nonullis, praecipue Desmidieis, inter Utricularias Musei Lugduno-Batavi. Acta Universitatis lundensis 16(?): 1-14.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Desmidium is Desmidium swartzii C.Agardh ex Ralfs.

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

Basionym
Micrasterias baileyi Ralfs

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Micrasterias baileyi Ralfs

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Aptogonum baileyi Ralfs 1848
Aptogonum tetragonum Delponte 1873
Desmidium aptogonum var. tetragonum (Delponte) West & G.S.West 1902

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.

Palamar-Mordvintseva, G.M. (1982). Opredelitel' presnovodnykh vodoroslei SSSR [Key to Freshwater Algae of the USSR. Vol. 11 Part 2.] Zelenye vodorosli. Klass Kon'yugaty. Poryadok Desmidievye. Chlorophyta, Desminiales (2). pp. [1]-619 [620], 163 pls. Leningrad: Nauka Leningradskoe otdelenie. [in Russian]

Palamar-Mordvintseva, G.M. (1986). [Identification manual of the freshwater algae of Ukrainian RSR. Issue VIII Part 2 Dedmidiales]. pp. [1]-317 [318]. Kiev: Nauk. Dumka Press. [in Ukrainian]

Petlovany, O.A. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2015 '2014'). Desmidiales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 61-448. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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