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Desmidium coarctatum Nordstedt

Publication details
Desmidium coarctatum Nordstedt 1887: 155

Published in: Nordstedt, O. (1887). Algologiska småsker ... 4. Utdrag ur ett arbete öfver de af D:r. S. Berggren på Nya Sealand och i Australien samlade sötvattebsakgerna. Botaniska Notiser 1887: 153-164, no figs.
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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.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

(as Desmidium coarctatum Nordstedt)
Europe: Austria (Lenzenweger 1997), Britain (Whitton et al. 2003), France (Anon. 2017), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996), Romania (Caraus 2012, Caraus 2017).

North America: Maine (MA) (Fucíková, Johansen & Hall 2015), Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed et al. 2008), India (Gupta 2012).

Asia: China (Wei 2014), Japan (Hinode 1955, Hinode 1959, Hirano, M. 1960, Hirose, Yamagishi & Akiyama 1977), Russia (Palamar-Mordvintseva 1982), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014).

South-east Asia: Singapore (Pham et al. 2011), Thailand (Hirano 1992).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day et al. 1995), New Zealand (Chapman, Thompson & Segar 1957, Croasdale, Flint & Racine 1994, Broady et al. 2012), Northern Territory (Day et al. 1995, Ling & Tyler 2000 ), Queensland (Day et al. 1995).

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]

Kanetsuna, Y. & Yamagishi, T. (eds) (2018). Desmids of southeast Asia. pp. [1]-xiv, [1]-429, VIII colour photographic pls, 44 test-figs, 94 pls. Dera Dun - 248 001 (India): Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh.

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]

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