Desmidium occidentale West & G.S.West
Desmidium occidentale West & G.S.West 1905: 505, pl. VI : figs 3, 4
Published in: West, W. & West, G.S. (1905). A monograph of the British Desmidiaceae. II. pp. [i]-x, -206, pls 33-64. London: The Ray Society.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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. -619 , 163 pls. Leningrad: Nauka Leningradskoe otdelenie. [in Russian]
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.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 July 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 328 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=35239
Cite this record as:
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 23 April 2019.