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Desmidiaceae Kützing, 1833 ex Ralfs, 1845

104304  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:104304)

accepted
Family
Genus Actinotaenium (Nägeli) Schellenberg, 1897
Genus Allorgeia L. Gauthier-Lièvre, 1958
Genus Amscottia Groenblad, 1954
Genus Arthrorhabdium C.G. Ehrenberg, 1869
Genus Asteroxanthium F.T. Kützing, 1849
Genus Bambusina Kützing ex Kützing, 1849
Genus Bourrellyodesmus Compère, 1977
Genus Brachytheca A.A. Gontcharov & M. Watanabe, 1999
Genus Cosmarium Corda ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Cosmocladium Brébisson, 1856
Genus Croasdalea C.E.M. Bicudo & C.T.J. Mercante, 1993
Genus Cruciangulum D.B. Williamson, 1999
Genus Desmidium C.Agardh ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Didymidium P.F. Reinsch, 1867
Genus Docidiopsis M. Raciborski, 1889
Genus Docidium Brébisson ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Euastridium W. West & G.S. West, 1907
Genus Euastrum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Groenbladia Teiling, 1952
Genus Haplotaenium T. Bando, 1988
Genus Heimansia Coesel, 1993
Genus Hyalotheca Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Ichthyocercus W. West & G.S. West, 1897
Genus Ichthyodontum A.M. Scott & G.W. Prescott, 1956
Genus Leuronema G.C. Wallich, 1860
Genus Mateola R. Salisbury, 1936
Genus Micrasterias C.Agardh ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Octacanthium (Hansgirg) P.Compère, 1996
Genus Onychonema G.C. Wallich, 1860
Genus Oocardium Nägeli, 1849
Genus Phycastrum Kützing ex Kützing, 1849
Genus Phymatodocis Nordstedt, 1877
Genus Pleurosicyos A.K.J. Corda ex O. Kuntze, 1898
Genus Pleurotaenium Nägeli, 1849
Genus Prescottiella C.E.M.Bicudo, 1940
Genus Schizacanthum (P.M. Lundell) N. Wille in Engler & Prantl, 1890
Genus Sphaerozosma Corda ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Spinocosmarium G.W. Prescott & A.M. Scott, 1942
Genus Spondylosium Brébisson ex Kützing, 1849
Genus Staurastrum Meyen ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Stauroceras Kützing ex Kützing, 1849
Genus Staurodesmus Teiling, 1948
Genus Streptonema Wallich, 1860
Genus Teilingia Bourrelly, 1964
Genus Tetmemorus Ralfs ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Trapezodesmus Kufferath, 1932
Genus Triplastrum Iyengar & Ramanathan, 1942
Genus Triploceras J.W. Bailey, 1851
Genus Vincularia K. Fuciková & J. Kastovsky, 2009
Genus Xanthidium Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1848

Genus Glaeoprium Berkeley, MS. (nomen dubium)
Genus Haplozyga (C.F.O. Nordstedt) M. Raciborski, 1895 (nomen dubium, Misspelling)
Genus Pithiscus Kützing, 1849 (nomen dubium)
Genus Schistochilium J. Ralfs (nomen dubium, possibly invalid (?no type species designated))
Genus Stephanoxanthium Kützing, 1849 (nomen dubium, possibly invalid (?no type species designated))
Genus Trigonocystis Hassall, 1845 (nomen dubium)
Genus Xanthidiastrum Delponte (nomen dubium)
Genus Zygoxanthium C.G. Ehrenberg ex F.T. Kützing, 1849 (nomen dubium)

Genus Colpopelta Corda, 1834 accepted as Actinotaenium (Nägeli) Schellenberg, 1897 (nomen nudum, pre-starting point name, also nomen nudum)

Genus Aptogonum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1848 accepted as Desmidium C.Agardh ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Arthrodesmus Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1848 accepted as Staurodesmus Teiling, 1948 (synonym)
Genus Calocylindrus (C.Nägeli) O.Kirchner, 1878 accepted as Cosmarium Corda ex Ralfs, 1848 (synonym)
Genus Cosmaridium F. Gay, 1884
Genus Cosmoastrum G.M. Palamar'-Mordvintseva, 1976 accepted as Staurastrum Meyen ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Cylindriastrum (W.B. Turner) G.M. Palamar'-Mordvintseva, 1976
Genus Didymocladon J. Ralfs, 1848 accepted as Staurastrum Meyen ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Didymoprium Kützing ex J. Ralfs, 1848
Genus Disphinctium Nägeli, 1849 accepted as Cosmarium Corda ex Ralfs, 1848 (Misspelling of Disphinctum, latter now = Cosmarium)
Genus Dysphinctium Nägeli, 1849 accepted as Cosmarium Corda ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Echinella Acharius in F. Weber & D.M.H. Mohr, 1810
Genus Eucosmium (Nägeli) Cedergren, 1933 accepted as Euastrum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Gymnodesmus Trevisan, 1848 (nomen rejiciendum)
Genus Holacanthum (P.M. Lundell) N. Wille in Engler & Prantl, 1890
Genus Holocystis Hassall ex Wallich, 1876
Genus Leptozosma W.B. Turner, 1885 accepted as Desmidium C.Agardh ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Nothocosmarium Raciborski, 1889 accepted as Cosmarium Corda ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Oöcardium C. Nägeli, 1849 accepted as Oocardium Nägeli, 1849
Genus Pachyphorium G.M. Palamar-Mordintseva, 1980 accepted as Cosmarium Corda ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Pentasterias Ehrenberg, 1836 accepted as Staurastrum Meyen ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Pleurenterium (P.M. Lundell) G. Lagerheim, 1888 accepted as Staurastrum Meyen ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Pleurotaeniopsis (P.M. Lundell) G. Lagerheim, 1887
Genus Scottia Grönblad, 1954 accepted as Amscottia Groenblad, 1954 (nom. illeg.)
Genus Strephocystis Corda, 1839 accepted as Cosmarium Corda ex Ralfs, 1848
Genus Tessarthonia Turpin, 1828 accepted as Cosmarium Corda ex Ralfs, 1848 (probable synonym)
Genus Tetrachastrum R.V. Dixon, 1859
Genus Ursinella O. Kuntze, 1891

Genus Amblyactinium (Nägeli) Cramer in Rabenhorst, 1863 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Astrocosmium Stockmayer, 1888 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Baccinellula Weyland, 1963 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Closterimopsis L.M. Yin & Z.P. Li, 1978 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Cosmostaurastrum F.E. Fritsch, 1953 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Desmidopsis L.M. Yin & Z.P. Li, 1978 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Dichotomum W. West & G.S. West, 1896 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Hoplozyga (C.F.O. Nordstedt) M. Raciborski, 1895 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Isthmosira Kützing, 1945 (uncertain, possibly invalid (?no type species designated))
Genus Peniella Beck-Mannagetta, 1927 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Polysolenia C.G. Ehrenberg ex F.T. Kützing, 1849 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Raphidiastrum Palamar-Mordvintseva, 1976 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Stehanoxanthium F.T. Kützing, 1849 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Stenixys T.M. Harris, 1938 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Temperea Bougon, 1896 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Tessararthra C.G. Ehrenberg ex A. Braun, 1855 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Desmidiaceae Kützing, 1833 ex Ralfs, 1845. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104304 on 2020-08-11
Date
action
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2007-03-12 23:00:00Z
created
2012-01-23 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Bourelly 1972, Benton (1993) [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Plantae (Kingdom) > Thallobionta (Subkingdom) > Chlorophyta (Phylum) > Chlorophyceae (Class) > Zygnematales (Order) > Desmidiineae (Suborder) > Desmidiaceae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Found in FW around the world (Bourelly 1972), but includes fossil marine genera - Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): B; stratigraphic range: Devonian (Eifelian)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]

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