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Haplotaenium minutum (Ralfs) Bando 1988

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Streptophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Charophyta
Class Zygnematophyceae
Subclass Zygnematophycidae
Order Desmidiales
Family Desmidiaceae
Genus Haplotaenium


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Haplotaenium minutum (Ralfs) Bando
Loch Gower, South Ayrshire, Scotland.. 06 Apr 2009. © Chris Carter(Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).


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Haplotaenium minutum (Ralfs) Bando Loch Gower, South Ayrshire, Scotland.
© Chris Carter(Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Haplotaenium minutum (Ralfs) Bando 1988: 176

Published in: Bando, T. (1988). Haplotaenium, a new genus separated from Pleurotaenium (Desmidiaceae, Chlorophyta). Journal of Japanese Botany 63(5): 169-178, 4 figures.
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Publication date: May 20 1988

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Haplotaenium.

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

Docidium minutum Ralfs

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Docidium minutum Ralfs 1848
Penium minutum (Ralfs) Cleve 1864
Pleurotaenium minutum (Ralfs) Hilse 1866
Calocylindrus minutus (Ralfs) Kirchner 1878

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Penium minutum f. maius P.Lundell 1871
Penium minutum f. minus Raciborski 1885
Penium minutum var. [minutum] f. genuina Raciborski 1889
Pleurotaenium minutum f. majus (P.Lundell) Kossinskaja 1960

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Bando, T. (1988). A revision of the genera Docidium, Haplotaenium and Pleurotaenium (Desmidiaceae, Chlorophyta) of Japan. Journal of science of the Hiroshima University. Series B. Division 2. Botany 22: 1-63, figures 13-58.

Bicudo, C.E.M., Azevedo, M.T.P. & Castro, A.A.J. (2014). Flora ficológica do Estado de São Paulo. Zygnemaphyceae. Vol. 4(1) pp. viii, 238, 372 figures. São Paulo: RiMa Editora.

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.

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.

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.

Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.

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.

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