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Scenedesmus terrestris (H.Reisigl) N.Hanagata

Publication details
Scenedesmus terrestris (H.Reisigl) N.Hanagata 1998: 1053

Published in: Hanagata, N. (1998). Phylogeny of the subfamily Scotiellocystoideae (Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta) and related taxa inferred from 18S ribosomal RNAgene sequence data. Journal of Phycology 34: 1049-1054, 2 figs.

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 Coelastrella terrestris (Reisigl) Hegewald & N.Hanagata

Basionym
Scotiella terrestris Reisigl

Type information
Type locality: Austria: Ă–tztal (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing on the ground or soil, as opposed to rocks or trees (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Hegewald, E. & Hanagata, N. (2002). Validation of the new combinations of Coelastrella and Neodesmus and the description of the new subfamily Desmodesmoideae of the Scenedesmaceae (Chlorophyta). Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement 143 [Algological Studies 105]: 7-9.

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Wendy 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 24 July 2019.

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