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Scenedesmus kerguelensis Wille

Publication details
Scenedesmus kerguelensis Wille 1924: 435, pl. 30: fig. 26

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Scenedesmus is Scenedesmus obtusus Meyen.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Fawley et al. (2011: 35) note that Komárek & Fott (1983) cite this as a synonym of Desmosedmus serratus (Corda) Friedl & Hegewald. However, the former consider that DNA analysis is needed in order to assign this taxon. - (21 Mar 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Kerguelen (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Fawley, M.W., Fawley, K.P. & Hegewald, E. (2011). Taxonomy of Desmodesmus serratus (Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta) and related taxa on the basis of morphological and DNA sequence data. Phycologia 50(1): 23-56.

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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Wendy 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.

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