Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin)
Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK
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Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) Hansgirg
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tetradesmus dimorphus (Turpin) M.J.Wynne
Achnanthes dimorpha Turpin
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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.
Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: i-vii, 1-276.
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 January 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Trainor, F.R. & Burg, C.A. (1965). Motility in Scenedesmus dimorphus, Scenedesmus obliquus, and Coelastrum microporum. Journal of Phycology 1: 15-18, 3 figs, 1 table.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 July 2019.