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Scenedesmus acuminatus f. maximus (Uherkovich) Uherkovich

Publication details
Scenedesmus acuminatus f. maximus (Uherkovich) Uherkovich 1966: 42

Published in: Uherkovich, G. (1966). Scenedesmus-Arten Ungarns. pp. 1-173. Budapest: Akademiai Kiado.

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.

Basionym
Scenedesmus falcatus f. maximus Uherkovich

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Scenedesmus falcatus f. maximus Uherkovich 1956

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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