Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
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No of
ID refs
Suborder 5 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Cell (Click to view)
Suborder 25 illustrated subtaxa 5 ident. refs
Cell - two views (Click to view)Cell (Click to view)Optical section (Click to view)
Family 8 illustrated subtaxa 7 ident. refs
Family 3 illustrated subtaxa 3 ident. refs
Desmids (Click to view)
Taxonomic hierarchy:
OrderDESMIDIALES (desmids)
OrderZYGNEMATALES (desmids and filamentous charophycean algae)
ClassZYGNEMATOPHYCEAE (desmids and filamentous charophycean algae)
Division Charophyta (stoneworts and other charaphycean algae, charophytes)
SubkingdomVIRIDIPLANTAE (lower green plants)
KingdomPLANTAE (plants)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo ( has 21 general literature references relevant to DESMIDIALES (desmids)

DESMIDIALES (desmids) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 53 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for DESMIDIALES (desmids)
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