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Scenedesmus prismaticus Brühl & Biswas

Publication details
Scenedesmus prismaticus Brühl & Biswas 1922: 10, pl. III [3]: fig. 21

Published in: Brühl, P. & Biswas, K.P. (1922). Commentationes algologicae. I. The algae of Bengal filter-beds. Journal of the Department of Science, University of Calcutta 4(Botany 1): 1-17, pls I-V.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Scenedesmus is Scenedesmus obtusus Meyen.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), prism-shaped.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: no Latin or type designation. - (24 Jun 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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. [1]-x, [1]-1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

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. [1]-x, [1]-1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

Wang Shu-song [Wang, S.-S.] (1989). Some new taxa and new records of Scenedesmus from China. Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica 27(4): 310-316, 2 pls.

Created: 28 April 2004 by Fabio Rindi

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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 19 July 2019.

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