Scenedesmus perforatus f. cornutus Massjuk
Scenedesmus perforatus f. cornutus Massjuk 1962: 79, fig. 8.1 (as 'var. ornatus f. cornutus' )
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 Desmodesmus tropicus var. longiclathratus (Tell) S.L.Jeon & E.Hegewald
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; Shatsk district, in Kovaliova Nyva pond. (Massjuk 1962: 79).
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 16 October 2019.