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Scenedesmus flavescens Chodat

Publication details
Scenedesmus flavescens Chodat 1913: 76, figs 77, 78

Published in: Chodat, R. (1913). Monographies d'algues en culture pure. Materiaux pour la flore cryptogamique Suisse. Vol. 5, Fasc. 2 pp. i-xii, 1-266, 201 fig., 9 pls. Berne: K.J. Wyss.

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 flavescens (Chodat) E.Hegewald

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Scenedesmus spinosus var. tenuispina (Chodat) Uherkovich
Scenedesmus tenuispina Chodat 1913

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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

Key references
Shin, H.-Y., Song, M.-A. & Lee, O.-M. (2013). A study of nine newly reported species of the order Chlorococcales (Chlorophyta) in Hongcheon River, Korea. Journal of Ecology and Environment 36(4): 315-325.

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