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Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) 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 obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) Hansgirg
Autospores. Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK. 25 Oct 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) Hansgirg
Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK. 25 Oct 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) Hansgirg
Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK. 25 Oct 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) Hansgirg
Autospores. Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK. 25 Oct 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) Hansgirg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; garden watering can, 1000x, DIC. 05 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) Hansgirg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; garden watering can, 1000x, DIC. 05 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) Hansgirg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; garden watering can, 1000x, DIC. 05 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Dasya hookeri Parsons & Womersley

Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Scenedesmus obliquus var. dimorphus (Turpin) Hansgirg

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 Tetradesmus dimorphus (Turpin) M.J.Wynne

Basionym
Achnanthes dimorpha Turpin

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

Key references
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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References
(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.

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