Scenedesmus falcatus f. tortuosa Skuja
Scenedesmus falcatus f. tortuosa Skuja 1927: 83; pl. II: fig. 4
Published in: Skuja, H. (1927). Vorarbeiten zu einer Algenflora von Lettland. III. Acta Horti Botanici Universitatis Latviensis 2: 51-116, 2 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pectinodesmus pectinatus f. tortuosus (Skuja) E.Hegewald
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a sickle.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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
Hegewald, E., Bock, C. & Krienitz, L. (2013). A phylogenetic study on Scenedesmaceae with the description of a new species of Pectinodesmus and the new genera Verrucodesmus and Chodatodesmus (Chlorophyta, Chlorophyceae). Fottea 14(2): 149-164.
Cambra Sánchez, J., Álvarez Cobelas, M. & Aboal Sanjurjo, M. (1998). Lista florística y bibliográfica de los clorófitos (Chlorophyta) de la Península Ibérica, Islas Baleares e Islas Canarias. pp. 1-614. Burgos: Asociación Española de Limnología.
Created: 14 July 2009 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 28 August 2013 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 17 October 2019.