Scenedesmus perforatus var. major (W.B.Turner) Philipose
Scenedesmus perforatus var. major (W.B.Turner) Philipose 1967: 282
Published in: Philipose, M.T. (1967). Chlorococcales. pp. i-ix, 1-365. New Delhi: Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus perforatus (Lemmermann) 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.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Jeon, S.L. & Hegewald, E. (2006). A revision of the species Desmodesmus perforatus and D. tropicus (Scenedesmaceae, Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 45(5): 567-584.
Created: 27 October 2006 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 24 June 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 25 May 2019.