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Scenedesmus acuminatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Dedusenko

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Sphaeropleales
Family Scenedesmaceae
Subfamily Scenedesmoideae
Genus Scenedesmus

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Scenedesmus acuminatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Dedusenko
Roger Flower, David Ryves and Chris Carter, Barton-under-Needwood Quarry, South Staffordshire, UK. 05 Jun 2014. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Scenedesmus acuminatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Dedusenko
Castle Ashby Gardens Northants, UK.. 04 May 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Scenedesmus acuminatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Dedusenko
Castle Ashby Gardens Northants, UK.. 04 May 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Sporochnus aculeatus var. complanatus C.Agardh

Acutodesmus bernardii (G.M.Smith) E.Hegewald, C.Bock & Krienitz Castle Ashby Gardens Northants, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Scenedesmus acuminatus var. bernardii (G.M.Smith) Dedusenko in Korshikov 1953: 380, fig. 368

Published in: Korshikov, A.A. (1953). Viznachnik prisnovodnihk vodorostey Ukrainsykoi RSR [Vyp] V. Pidklas Protokokovi (Protococcineae). Bakuol'ni (Vacuolales) ta Protokokovi (Protococcales) [The Freshwater Algae of the Ukrainian SSR. V. Sub-Class Protococcineae. Vacuolales and Protococcales]. pp. 1-439. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akad. NAUK URSR.
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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 Tetradesmus bernardii (G.M.Smith) M.J.Wynne

Basionym
Scenedesmus bernardii G.M.Smith

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (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
Wynne, M.J. & Hallan, J.K. (2016 '2015'). Reinstatement of Tetradesmus G. M. Smith (Sphaeropleales, Chlorophyta). Feddes Repertorium 126: 83-86.

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