Scenedesmus kerguelensis Wille 1924: 435, pl. 30: fig. 26
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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
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Type locality: Kerguelen (Silva 1996-to date).
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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