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Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli

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

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Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli
Castor Hanglands NNR, Northamptonshire as VC32, UK. Collected by Rachel Carter.. 17 Dec 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli
Apex of empty cell. Castor Hanglands NNR, Northamptonshire as VC32, UK. Collected by Rachel Carter.. 17 Dec 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli
Apical views at different focus points. Castor Hanglands NNR, Northamptonshire as VC32, UK. Collected by Rachel Carter.. 17 Dec 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli
Roslyn, Washington, USA; golf course, 400x, DIC. 27 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli
Roslyn, Washington, USA; golf course, 100x, DIC. 27 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 100x, DIC. 09 Mar 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 200x, DIC. 21 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

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Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli Apical views at different focus points. Castor Hanglands NNR, Northamptonshire as VC32, UK. Collected by Rachel Carter.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Pleurotaenium trabecula Nägeli 1849: 104

Published in: Nägeli, C. (1849). Gattungen einzelliger Algen, physiologisch und systematisch bearbeitet. Neue Denkschriften der Allg. Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 10(7): i-viii, 1-139, pls I-VIII.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pleurotaenium.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Docidium ehrenbergii var. [delpontei] f. constricta Playfair
Closterium trabecula Ehrenberg 1832
Docidium trabecula (Ehrenberg) Reinsch 1866
Pleurotaenium trabecula f. granulatum G.S.West 1899

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.[J.] (2007). Desmids of the Lowlands Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidaceae of the European Lowlands. pp. [1]-351, 20 text-figs, 123 pls. Zeist: KNNV Publishing.

Förster, K. (1982). Conjugatophyceae Zygnematales und Desmidiales (excl. Zygnemataceae). In: Das Phytoplankton des Süßwassers Systematik und Biologie [Band] 8. Teil 1. Hälfte. pp. [i]-viii, [1]-543. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller). [in On shelf with series]

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.

Kim, H.S. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 6, Number 1 Charophyta: Conjugatophyceae (Desmids I): Zygnematales: Mesotaeniaceae, Desmidales: Gonatozygaceae, Peniaceae, Closteriaceae, Desmidiaceae. pp. [1-6], 1-94, figs 1-97. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

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.

Ramos, G.J.P., Bicudo, C.E. de M. & Moura, C.W. do N. (2018). Some new, rare and interesting desmids from bromeliad phytotelmata in Brazil. Phytotaxa 36(1): 59–77, 112 figs, 2 table.

Ramos, G.J.P., Oliveira, B. de & Moura, C.W. do N. (2014). Desmídias de ambiente fitotelmata bromelícola da Serra da Jiboia, Bahia, Brasil. Revista Brasileira de Biociêncas 9(1): 103-113.

Ruzicka, J. (1977). Die Desmidiaceen Mitteleuropas. Vol. 1(1) pp. [i-]-vi, [2], [1]-291, [292]], pls 1-44. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Wei Yinxin [Wei, Y.X.] (2003). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis, Tomus VII. Chlorophyta Zygnematales Mesotaeniaceae Demidiales Desmidiaceae Sectio I. pp. 1-267, pls I-LII [1-52]. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

West, W. & West, G.S. (1904). A monograph of the British Desmidiaceae. I. pp. [i]-xxxvi, [1]-224, pl. 1-32. London: The Ray Society.

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Domozych, D.S., Elliott, L., Kiemle, S.N. & Gretz, M.R. (2007). Pleurotaenium trabecula, a desmid of wetland biofilms: the extracellular matrix and adhesion mechanisms. Journal of Phycology 43(5): 1022-1038.

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