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Taxonomic Serial No.: 7256

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  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  
             DivisionCharophyta  – green algae, charophytes, brittleworts, stoneworts  
                ClassConjugatophyceae  – conjugating green algae  
    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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  Other Source(s):    
  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.; searched on 19 Nov 2014   
  Reference for: Desmidiaceae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Desmidiaceae   
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