Scenedesmus perforatus var. circumcinctus Massjuk
Scenedesmus perforatus var. circumcinctus Massjuk 1962: 81, fig. 9.2
Published in: Massjuk, N.P. (1962). Novi ta tsikavi vydy rodu Scenedesmus Meyen z vodoym Volynskogo Polissia [New and interesting species of the genus Scenedesmus Meyen from basins of the Volynian Forest zone]. Ukrainian Botanical Journal 19(5): 73-83, 9 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scenedesmus tropicus W.B.Crow
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pierced with holes or pores or sprinkled with translucent dots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Ukraine, Volyn region, Ratne district, Zabolottia urban-type settlement, in Tur lake (Massjuk 1962: 81).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Jeon, S.L. & Hegewald, E. (2006). A revision of the species Desmodesmus perforatus and D. tropicus (Scenedesmaceae, Chlorophyceae, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 45(5): 567-584.
Created: 31 October 2006 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 06 May 2016 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 23 September 2019.