Mesotaeniaceae

Mesotaeniaceae

[‚me·zō‚tē·nē′ās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
The saccoderm desmids, a family of fresh-water algae in the order Conjugales; cells are oval, cylindrical, or rectangular and have simple, undecorated walls in one piece.
References in periodicals archive ?
Zygnematales: Zygnemataceae, Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidiaceae (section 1).
Mesotaeniaceae y Desmidiaceae) son uno de los grupos de algas mejor representados en los ambientes acuaticos de la Amazonia.