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Desmidiaceae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 7256

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
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  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionCharophyta   
             DivisionCharophyta  – green algae, charophytes, brittleworts, stoneworts  
                ClassConjugatophyceae  – conjugating green algae  
                   OrderDesmidiales   
                      FamilyDesmidiaceae   
    Direct Children:  
                         Genus Actinotaenium (Naegeli) Teiling  
                         Genus Arthrodesmus Ehrenberg Ex Ralfs, 1848  
                         Genus Bambusina Kuetzing Ex Kuetzing, 1849  
                         Genus Cosmarium Ralfs, 1848  
                         Genus Desmidium C. Agardh  
                         Genus Euastrum Ehrenberg Ex Ralfs, 1848  
                         Genus Groenbladia E. Teiling, 1952  
                         Genus Hyalotheca Ehrenberg Ex Ralfs, 1848  
                         Genus Micrasterias C. A. Agardh Ex Ralfs, 1848  
                         Genus Phymatodocis Nordstedt, 1877  
                         Genus Pleurotaenium Naegeli, 1849  
                         Genus Sphaerozosma Corda Ex Ralfs, 1848  
                         Genus Spinocosmarium Prescott and Scott, 1942  
                         Genus Spondylosium Brebisson Ex Ralfs, 1848  
                         Genus Staurastrum Meyen Ex J. Ralfs, 1848  
                         Genus Staurodesmus Teiling, 1948  
                         Genus Tetmemorus Ralfs, 1848  
                         Genus Triploceras Bailey, 1851  
                         Genus Xanthidium Ehrenberg Ex Ralfs, 1848  
       

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  Source: AlgaeBase, 19-Nov-2014, database (version Nov 2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 Nov 2014   
  Reference for: Desmidiaceae   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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