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Scenedesmus fuscus var. peruvianus E.H.Hegewald

Publication details
Scenedesmus fuscus var. peruvianus E.H.Hegewald 1982: 386

Published in: Hegewald, E. (1982). Taxonomisch–morphologische Untersuchungen von Scenedesmus–Isolaten aus Stammsammlungen. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 60(Algological Studies 29): 375-406.

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 Desmodesmus abundans var. peruvianus (E.H.Hegewald) E.H.Hegewald

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), a sombre brown, but often used to indicate darkness of colour (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Scenedesmus abundans var. peruvianus (E.H.Hegewald) E.H.Hegewald 1991

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

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 10 May 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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