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Desmodesmus asymmetricus (Schröder) E.Hegewald

Publication details
Desmodesmus asymmetricus (Schröder) E.Hegewald 2000: 7

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

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Desmodesmus is Scenedesmus quadricauda (Turpin) Brébisson.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Scenedesmus quadricauda var. asymmetricus Schröder

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Scenedesmus quadricauda var. asymmetricus Schröder 1897
Scenedesmus abundans var. asymmetricus (Schroeder) G.M.Smith 1916
Scenedesmus asymmetricus (Schröder) Chodat 1926

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Tsarenko, P.M. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Sphaeropleales. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 419-498. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Tsarenko, P.M. (2011). Sphaeropleales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 280-355. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

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