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Desmidium graciliceps (Nordstedt) Lagerheim

Publication details
Desmidium graciliceps (Nordstedt) Lagerheim 1886: 228

Published in: Lagerheim, G. (1886 '1885'). Bidrag til Amerikas Desmidie-Flora. Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 42(7): 225-255, pl. 27.
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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.

Basionym
Desmidium quadratum var. graciliceps Nordstedt

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Desmidium quadratum var. graciliceps Nordstedt 1880

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Araújo, A. de, Bueno, N.C., Meurer, T. & Bicudo, C.E. de M. (2010). Charophyceae. In: Catálogo de plantas e fungos do Brasil. Vol. 1. (Forzza, R.C. Eds), pp. 310-334. Rio de Janeiro: Andrea Jakobsson Estúdio; Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

Brook, A.J., Williamson, D.B. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Suborder Desmidiineae. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 636-741. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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. (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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