Scenedesmus perforatus var. spinosus Tell, nom. illeg.
Scenedesmus perforatus var. spinosus Tell 1979: 321, fig. 6, nom. illeg.
Published in: Tell, G. (1979). Chlorophyceae d'eau douce rares et nouvelles de la Republique Argentine. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 14: 39-48.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus perforatus var. spinosus (Tell) E.Hegewald
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pierced with holes or pores or sprinkled with translucent dots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Scenedesmus perforatus var. spinosus Massjuk, 1962. - (6 May 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Hegewald, E.[H.] (2000). New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 July 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2019.