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Scenedesmus pectinatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Hegewald & T.Holtmann

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Sphaeropleales
Family Scenedesmaceae
Subfamily Scenedesmoideae
Genus Scenedesmus

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Scenedesmus pectinatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Hegewald & T.Holtmann
Roger Flower, David Ryves and Chris Carter, Barton-under-Needwood Quarry, South Staffordshire, UK. 05 Jun 2014. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Scenedesmus pectinatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Hegewald & T.Holtmann
Castle Ashby Gardens Northants, UK.. 04 May 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Scenedesmus pectinatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Hegewald & T.Holtmann
Castle Ashby Gardens Northants, UK.. 04 May 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Sporochnus aculeatus var. complanatus C.Agardh

Acutodesmus bernardii (G.M.Smith) E.Hegewald, C.Bock & Krienitz Castle Ashby Gardens Northants, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Scenedesmus pectinatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Hegewald & T.Holtmann

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 Tetradesmus bernardii (G.M.Smith) M.J.Wynne

Basionym
Scenedesmus bernardii G.M.Smith

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pectinate, with narrow close-set divisions like a comb (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. & Hallan, J.K. (2016 '2015'). Reinstatement of Tetradesmus G. M. Smith (Sphaeropleales, Chlorophyta). Feddes Repertorium 126: 83-86.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 July 2019.

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