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Scenedesmus quadricauda var. abundans (Kirchner) Hansgirg

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 quadricauda var. abundans (Kirchner) Hansgirg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 1000x, DIC. 13 Apr 2013. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Scenedesmus quadricauda var. abundans (Kirchner) Hansgirg
prox. National Botanic Garden of Wales. Collected by David John.. 17 Mar 2012. © C.F.Carter (Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Antithamnion percurrens E.Y.Dawson

Desmodesmus abundans (Kirchner) E.H.Hegewald prox. National Botanic Garden of Wales. Collected by David John.
© C.F.Carter (Chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Scenedesmus quadricauda var. abundans (Kirchner) Hansgirg 1888: 115

Published in: Hansgirg, A. (1888). Prodromus der Algenflora von Böhmen. Erster theil enthaltend die Rhodophyceen, Phaeophyceen und einen Theil der Chlorophyceen. I. Heft. Archiv für die naturwissenschaftliche Landesdurchforschung von Böhmen 6(5): [1]-288.
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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 abundans (Kirchner) E.H.Hegewald

Basionym
Scenedesmus caudatus f. abundans Kirchner

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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.

Key references
Korshikov, A.A. (1953). Viznachnik prisnovodnihk vodorostey Ukrainsykoi RSR [Vyp] V. Pidklas Protokokovi (Protococcineae). Bakuol'ni (Vacuolales) ta Protokokovi (Protococcales) [The Freshwater Algae of the Ukrainian SSR. V. Sub-Class Protococcineae. Vacuolales and Protococcales]. pp. 1-439. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akad. NAUK URSR.

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