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Scenedesmus quadricauda Chodat, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Scenedesmus quadricauda Chodat 1926: 229, fig. 133, nom. illeg.

Published in: Chodat, R. (1926). Scenedesmus. Étude de génétique de systématique expérimentale et d'hydrobiologie. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Hydrologie 3: 71-258.

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 Scenedesmus communis E.Hegewald

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

Taxonomic notes
The status of this name is not clear: it is essentially a "sensu". - (23 Jun 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
John, D.M. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2002). Order Chlorococcales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 327-409. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 June 2014 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.)

Abarzua, A.-B., Wittenburg, E., Sulek, J. & Zachleder, V. (1985). Influence of 3,4-benzopyrene on the ultrastructure of the green alga Scenedesmus quadricauda in synchronous culture. Archiv für Protistenkunde 130: 143-155.
Ahlgren, G. & Hyenstrand, P. (2003). Nitrogen limitation effects of different nitrogen sources on nutritional quality of two freshwater organisms, Scenedesmus quadricauda (Chlorophyceae) and Synechococcus sp. (Cyanophyceae). Journal of Phycology 39: 906-917.
Ahn, C.-Y., Kim, H.-S., Yoon, B.-D. & Oh, H.-M. (2002). Photosynthetic characteristics and cell quota of nitrogen and phosphorus in Scenedesmus quadricauda under P limitation. Algae 17(2): 83-87, 3 figs, 2 tables. [in Korean]
Bacova,R., Kleijdus, B., Ryant, P., Cernei, N., Adam, V. & Husk, D. (2019). The effects of 5-azacytidine and cadmium on global 5-methylcytosine content and secondary metabolites in the freshwater microalgae Chlamydomonas reinhardtii and Scenedesmus quadricauda. Journal of Phycology 55(2): 329-342.
Chia, M.A., Galadima, S.Y. & Japhet, W.S. (2015). Combined effect of atrazine and copper on the growth, biomass production, morphology and antioxidant response of Scenedesmus quadricauda. Phycologia 54(2): 109-117.
Gantar, M., Obreht, Z. & Dalmacija, B. (1991). Nutrient removal and algal succession during the growth of Spirulina platensis and Scenedesmus quadricauda on swine wastewater. Bioresource Technol 36(2): 167-171.
Gavis, J., Chamberlin, C. & Lystad, L.D. (1979). Coenobial cell number in Scenedesmus quadricauda (Chlorophyceae) as a function of growth rate in nitrate-limited chemostats. Journal of Phycology 15: 273-275, 4 figs.
Hegewald, E. (1977). Scenedesmus communis Hegewald, a new species and its relation to Scenedesmus quadricauda (Turp.) Bréb. . Archiv für Hydrobiologie 19(Suppl. 51 (Algological Studies)): 142-155.
Kovácik, J., Klejdus, B., Stork, F., Hedbavny, J. & Backor, M. (2011). Comparison of methyl jasmonate and cadmium effect on selected physiological parameters in Scenedesmus quadricauda (Chlorophyta, Chlorophyceae). Journal of Phycology 47(5): 1044-1049.
Park, M.K., Lee, S.J., Suh, H.-H., Kim, H.-S., Kim, Y.H., Yoon, B.D. & Oh, H.M. (1998). Advanced treatment of swine wastewater by a green alga, Scenedesmus quadricauda. Algae 13(2): 227-233, 6 figs, 3 figs. [in Korean]
Peterson, H.G. & Healey, F.P. (1985). Comparative pH dependent metal inhibition of nutrient uptake by Scenedesmus quadricauda (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Phycology 21: 217-222, 3 figs, 2 tables.
Puglisi, I., Barone, V., Sidella, S., Coppa, M., Broccanello, C., Gennari, M. & Baglieri A. (2018). Biostimulant activity of humic-like substances from agro-industrial waste on Chlorella vulgaris and Scenedesmus quadricauda. European Journal of Phycology 53(3): 433-442.
Rueter, J.G. & Ades, D.R. (1987). The role of iron nutrition in photosynthesis and nitrogen assimilation in Scenedesmus quadricauda (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Phycology 23: 452-457, 5 figs, 1 table.
Watanabe, T. & Miyazaki, T. (1996). Maximum ammonium uptake rates of Scenedesmus quadricauda (Chlorophyta) and Microcystis novacekii (Cyanobacteria) grown under nitrogen limitation and implications for competition. Journal of Phycology 32: 243-249, 7 figs.
Zachleder, V. (1994). The effect of hydroxyurea and fluorodeoxyuridine on cell cycle events in the chlorococcal alga Scenedesmus quadricauda (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 30: 274-279, 7 figs.
Zachleder, V. (1995). Regulation of growth processes during the cell cycle of the chlorococcal alga Scenedesmus quadricauda under a DNA replication block. Journal of Phycology 31: 941-947, 5 figs.
Zachleder, V., Bisová, K., Vítová, M. & Hendrychová, J. (2002). Variety of cell cycle patterns in the alga Scenedesmus quadricauda (Chlorophyta) as revealed by application of illumination regimes and inhibitors. European Journal of Phycology 37: 361-372.

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