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Scenedesmus bicaudatus Dedusenko

Publication details
Scenedesmus bicaudatus Dedusenko 1925: 72, pl. 1: fig. 14

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 bicaudatus (Dedusenko) P.M.Tsarenko

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), bicaudate, i.e., ending with two tail-like appendages.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Scenedesmus quadricauda var. bicaudata Hansgirg 1890

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Tsarenko, P. (2000). Chlorococcales. In: Wasser, S.P. & Tsarenko, P. Diversity of algae in Ukraine. Algologia 10(4): 1-309.

Key references
Komárek, J. & Fott, B. (1983). Chlorophyceae (Grünalgen) Ordnung: Chlorococcales. Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. In: Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers (Die Binnengewässer) XVI. (Huber-Pestalozzi, G. Eds), pp. [1]-x, [1]-1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

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