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Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs

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

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Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
Stained to show mucilage and pores. In Sphagnum, Near Caherdaniel, Co Cork, Ireland. 19 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
Side view showing mucilage. In Sphagnum, Near Caherdaniel, Co Cork, Ireland. 19 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
Polar view showing mucilage and polar lobes of twisted successive cells.. In Sphagnum, Near Caherdaniel, Co Cork, Ireland. 19 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
Apical views of a live cell showing pores (inset). In Sphagnum, Near Caherdaniel, Co Cork, Ireland. 19 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
In Sphagnum, Near Caherdaniel, Co Cork, Ireland. 19 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria UK.. 23 Oct 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
Side views. Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 17 Oct 2009. © Chris Carter(Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
Polar views. Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 17 Oct 2009. © Chris Carter(Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
Chloroplasts: image stacked. Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 17 Oct 2009. © Chris Carter(Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs
Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.. 17 Oct 2009. © Chris Carter(Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Dermatolithon pustulatum f. ascripticium (Foslie) Foslie ex De Toni

Desmidium grevillei (Kützing ex Ralfs) De Bary Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.
© Chris Carter(Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Didymoprium grevillei Kützing ex Ralfs 1848: 57, pl. II

Published in: Ralfs, J. (1848). The British Desmidieae. pp. [i]-xxii, [i], [1]-226, pls I-XXXV. London: Reeve, Benham & Reeve.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Didymoprium.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmidium grevillei (Kützing ex Ralfs) De Bary

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.

Source of current name
Brook, A.J. & Johnson, L.R. (2002). Order Zygnematales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 479-593. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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