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Scenedesmus acuminatus var. inermius (Playfair) Playfair

Publication details
Scenedesmus acuminatus var. inermius (Playfair) Playfair

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.

Basionym
Scenedesmus obliquus var. inermius Playfair

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Scenedesmus obliquus var. inermius Playfair

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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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 19 July 2019.

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