Scenedesmus aldavei E.Hegewald
Scenedesmus aldavei E.Hegewald in E.Hegewald & Schnepf 1978: 309, 312, figs 1-5
Published in: Hegewald, E. & Schnepf, E. (1978). Investigations on the lakes of Peru and their phytoplankton 3. Three new taxa of Scenedesmus from tropical Peru. Algological Studies/Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement Volumes 20/51: 308-317, 26 figs, 1 table.
Named for "Prof. Dr. ALDAVE, Ficoteca del Universidad Trujillo, Peru, a prominent algologist with whom we cooperated in the excursions, the collection, isolation and determination of Peruvian algae."
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"Iconotypus: Fig. 2 - (22 Jan 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: "Peru, Rio Nanay near Iquitos." (Hegewald & Schnepf 1978: 311). Holotype: GSF preserved material of type strain from 2.2.1977 Notes: Iconoptype: Fig. 2. Type strain: HEGEWALD 1973/248.
Komárek, J. & Fott, B. (1983). Chlorophyceae (Grünalgen) Ordnung: Chlorococcales. Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. In: Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers (Die Binnengewässer) XVI. (Huber-Pestalozzi, G. Eds), pp. -x, -1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).
Created: 22 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 November 2018 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 15 July 2019.