Aptogonum tetragonum Delponte
Aptogonum tetragonum Delponte 1873: 75, pl. III: figs 20-23
Published in: Delponte, G.B. (1873 '1876'). Specimen Desmidiacearum subalpinarum. Ossia le Desmidiacee del Lago di Candia nel Canavese. Memorie della Reale Accademia delle Scienze di Torino, series 2 28: 19-108, 21 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmidium baileyi (Ralfs) Nordstedt
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), four-angled (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Kouwets, F.A.C. (1999). A check-list of desmids (Chlorophyta, Zygnemaphyceae) of France. Patrimoines Natureles 41: 1-148.
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Verified by: 22 November 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 March 2018.