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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias C.Agardh ex Ralfs, 1848 
AphiaID: 509594

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharophyta (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZygnematophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZygnematales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmidiaceae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmidiaceae Ralfs, 1848
Source  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias abrupta West & G.S.West
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias adscendens Nordstedt
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias alata G.C.Wallich, 1860
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias americana Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias anomala W.B.Turner
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias apiculata Meneghini ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias apiculata Meneghini ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias arcuata Bailey
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias borgei Willi Krieger
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias bourrellyana J.A.Rino
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias brachyptera P.Lundell, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias ceratofera Joshua
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias ceratofora
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias conferta P.Lundell, 1871 †
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias cornuta A.W.Bennett
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias crux-melitensis Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias crux-melitensis (Ehrenberg) Trevisan, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias decemdentata (Nägeli) W.Archer, 1861
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias denticulata Brébisson ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias doveri Biswas
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias excavata (Nordstedt) C.E.M.Bicudo & L.Sormus, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias fimbriata Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias foersteri K.Thomasson
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias foliacea Bailey ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias furcata C.Agardh ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias hardeyii
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias hardyi G.S.West
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias hieronymusii Schmidle
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias incisa Ralfs, 1848
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias indica
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias integra Nordstedt
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias jenneri Ralfs, 1848
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias jennerii
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias johnsonii West & G.S.West
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias laticeps Nordstedt
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias lux Joshua, 1886
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias mahabuleshwarensis J.Hobson, 1863
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias mohii (Borge)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias muricata Bailey ex J.Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias nordstedtii Thomasson
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias oscitans Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias papillifera Brébisson ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias pinnatifida Ralfs, 1848
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias quadridentata (Nordstedt) R.L.Grönblad
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias radians W.B.Turner
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias radiosa Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias rotata Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias schweinfurthii Cohn, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias simplex Børgesen
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias subdenticulata (Nordstedt) Willi Krieger, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias suboblonga Nordstedt
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias subtruncata A.I.Lobik
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias sudanensis R.L.Grönblad, G.A.Prowse & A.M.Scott, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias thomasiana W.Archer, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias torreyi Bailey ex Ralfs
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias tropica Nordstedt, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias truncata Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias truncata (Corda) Brébisson ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias verrucosa Bisset
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias zeylanica F.E.Fritsch, 1907

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias ampullacea Maskell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias mahabuleshwarensis var. ampullacea (W.M.Maskell) Nordstedt, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias angulosa Hantzsch, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias denticulata Brébisson ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias auclairii Rochou dÕAubert, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias jenneri Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias crenata Brébisson ex Ralfs, 1848 accepted as Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias truncata var. crenata (Ralfs) Gronblad
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias curx-melitensis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias crux-melitensis (Ehrenberg) Trevisan, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias elliptica Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPediastrum ellipticum Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias euastroides Joshua accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias tropica var. indivisa (Nordstedt) B.Eichler & Raciborski, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias falcatus Corda accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnkistrodesmus falcatus (Corda) Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias furcata C.Agardh, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias furcata C.Agardh ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias itzigsohnii A.K.H.Braun, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias decemdentata (Nägeli) W.Archer, 1861
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias janeira M.Raciborski, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias crux-melitensis var. janeira (Raciborski) Grönblad, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias crux-melitensis Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias kitchelii Wolle, 1880 accepted as Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias depauperata var. kitchelii (F.Wolle) West & G.S.West, 1896
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias moebii (Borge) West & G.S.West accepted as Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuastrum moebii (Borge) A.M.Scott & Prescott
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias morsa Ralfs, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias americana Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias mucronata (R.V.Dixon) G.L.Rabenhorst, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias oscitans var. mucronata (R.V.Dixon) J.N.F.Wille, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias murrayi West & G.S.West, 1903 accepted as Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias radiosa var. murrayi (West & G.S.West) Croasdale, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias neodamensis Braun, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias truncata Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias octocornis (Ehrenberg) G.G.A.Meneghini, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctacanthium octocorne (Ralfs) Compère, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias pusilla G.C.Wallich accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraedron pusillum (Wallich) West & G.S.West, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias radiata West & G.S.West, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias furcata C.Agardh ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias rota (Ehrenberg) G.G.A.Meneghini, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias truncata (Corda) Brébisson ex Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias sol Ehrenberg ex Kützing, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias radiosa Ralfs, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias speciosa F.Wolle, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias papillifera var. speciosa (F.Wolle) Willi Krieger, 1939 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias tetras Ehrenberg, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauridium tetras (Ehrenberg) E.Hegewald, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias wallichii Grunow accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterias mahabuleshwarensis var. wallichii (Grunow) West & G.S.West, 1905
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:6862 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:509594
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Micrasterias C.Agardh ex Ralfs, 1848. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=509594 on 2014-08-21
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