Scenedesmus distentus (T.Holtmann) E.Hegewald & N.Hanagata
Scenedesmus distentus (T.Holtmann) E.Hegewald & N.Hanagata 2000
Published in: Hegewald, E. & Hanagata, N. (2000). Phylogenetic studies on Scenedesmaceae (Chlorophyta). Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Suppl. 136 [Algological Studies] 100: 29-49.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tetradesmus distendus (T.Holtmann) M.J.Wynne
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), distended (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Hegewald, E., Bock, C. & Krienitz, L. (2013). A phylogenetic study on Scenedesmaceae with the description of a new species of Pectinodesmus and the new genera Verrucodesmus and Chodatodesmus (Chlorophyta, Chlorophyceae). Fottea 14(2): 149-164.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 January 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 July 2019.