Desmidium swartzii var. quadrangulatum ( ) J.Roy
Desmidium swartzii var. quadrangulatum (Ralfs) J.Roy in J.Roy & Bisset 1894: 9
Published in: Roy, J. & Bisset, J.P. (1894). On Scottish Desmidieae. Annals of Scottish Natural History 1894: 100-105; 167-178; 241-256.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmidium quadrangulatum Ralfs ex Ralfs
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Kouwets (1999: 69) 'This variety only represents a facies 4-radiata of the nominal variety' - (5 Jun 2009) -
This is a freshwater species.
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. -619 , 163 pls. Leningrad: Nauka Leningradskoe otdelenie. [in Russian]
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2019.