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Scenedesmus acuminatus f. globosus Hortobagyi & Németh

Publication details
Scenedesmus acuminatus f. globosus Hortobagyi & Németh 1963: 319, fig. 6

Published in: Hortobágyi, T. & Németh, J. (1963). Neue Algen aus den Fischteichen von Gödöllö. Acta Bot. Acad. Sci. Hung. 9(3-4): 307-321.

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 Scenedesmus falcatus f. globosus (Hortobagyi & Németh) Krienitz

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Krienitz, L. (1987). Studien zur Morphologie und Taxonomie der Untergattung Acutodesmus (Chlorellales) Studies to the morphology and taxonomy of the subgenus Acutodesmus ( Chlorellales). Archiv für Hydrobiologie Supplement 78(Aigological Studies 46): 1-37.

Key references
Tell, G. (1985). Catálogo de las algas de agua dulce de la República Argentina. Bibliotheca Phycologica 70: [i-vi], 1-283.

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