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Scenedesmus quadricauda var. rectangularis G.S.West

Publication details
Scenedesmus quadricauda var. rectangularis G.S.West 1914: 1025, pl. XXI [21]: figs 14-21

Published in: West, G.S. (1914). A contribution to our knowledge of the freshwater algae of Columbia. In: Voyage d'exploration scientifique en Colombie (Fuhrmann, O. & Mayor, E.). Mémoires de la Société des Sciences Naturelles de Neuchâtel 5(2): 1013-1051.
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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 Desmodesmus communis var. rectangularis (G.S.West) E.Hegewald

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.[H.] (2000). New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18.

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