Zygnematophyceae

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Zygnematophyceae
Spyrogyra-bgiu.jpg
Spirogyra green algae
Scientific classification
(unranked): Archaeplastida
Kingdom: Viridiplantae
Division: Charophyta
Class: Zygnematophyceae
Round, 1971
Orders

Zygnematales
Desmidiales

Synonyms
  • Conjugatophyceae Engler, 1892[1]
  • Gamophyceae
  • Zygnemaphyceae
  • Zygophyceae

Zygnematophyceae is a class of green algae in the division Charophyta.[2] It contains two orders: Zygnematales and Desmidiales.

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