New or otherwise interesting desmid taxa from the Bangweulu region (Zambia). 1. Genera Micrasterias and Allorgeia (Desmidiales)

@article{Coesel2014NewOO,
  title={New or otherwise interesting desmid taxa from the Bangweulu region (Zambia). 1. Genera Micrasterias and Allorgeia (Desmidiales)},
  author={P. Coesel and A. V. Geest},
  journal={Plant Ecology and Evolution},
  year={2014},
  volume={147},
  pages={392-404}
}
  • P. Coesel, A. V. Geest
  • Published 2014
  • Biology
  • Plant Ecology and Evolution
  • Background and aims - As for desmids, the Bangweulu wetlands in Zambia have turned out to belong to the most species-rich areas in Africa. Because of the scarce desmid literature dealing with those wetlands the present authors visited the region in question intending to increase our knowledge of African endemic species. Methods - Samples were collected from Lake Bangweulu and adjacent swamps as well as from Lake WakaWaka, a small isolated lake c. 150 km south-east of it. Collection was by… CONTINUE READING
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