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Scenedesmus trainorii f. quadricauda Shubert

Publication details
Scenedesmus trainorii f. quadricauda Shubert 1975: 178, figs 1 a, 2 a-f

Published in: Shubert, L.E. (1975). Scenedesmus trainorii sp. nov. (Chlorophyta, Chlorococcales): a polymorphic species. Phycologia 14(4): 177-182, 2 figs, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Scenedesmus is Scenedesmus obtusus Meyen.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus armatus (Chodat) E.H.Hegewald

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
[Storrs, Connecticut, USA] Notes: "A type culture, IUCC 1588, is on deposit at the Indiana University Culture Collection, Bloomington, Indiana (Starr, 1971). A type herbarium specimen has also been deposited at the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois." No type locality is given.

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Source of current name
Hegewald, E.[H.] (2000). New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18.

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