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Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Sphaeropleales
Family Scenedesmaceae
Genus Acutodesmus

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Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko
Autospores. Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK. 25 Oct 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko
Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK. 25 Oct 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko
Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK. 25 Oct 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko
Autospores. Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK. 25 Oct 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; garden watering can, 1000x, DIC. 05 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; garden watering can, 1000x, DIC. 05 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; garden watering can, 1000x, DIC. 05 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Ulva rubens Hudson

Scenedesmus dimorphus (Turpin) Kützing Collected by Howard Matcham. Sheep bowl. Westerton near Chichester, UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Acutodesmus dimorphus (Turpin) P.M.Tsarenko in Tsarenko & Petlovanny 2001: 10

Published in: Tsarenko, P. & Petlovany, O.A. (2001). Doplolneniek Raznoobraziju vodoroslej Ukrainy [Addition to the "Diversity of algae in Ukraine"]. Algologia Supplement (Unnumbered): 1-130. [in In Russian with English abstract]

Type species
This is the type species (non designatus) of the genus Acutodesmus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tetradesmus dimorphus (Turpin) M.J.Wynne

Basionym
Achnanthes dimorpha Turpin

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having two forms, e.g., two morphotypes in the same life history (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. & Hallan, J.K. (2016 '2015'). Reinstatement of Tetradesmus G. M. Smith (Sphaeropleales, Chlorophyta). Feddes Repertorium 126: 83-86.

Key references
Ramos, G.J.P., Bicudo, C.E. de M. & Moura, C.W. do N.M. (2015). Scenedesmaceae (Chlorophyta, Chlorophyceae) de duas áreas do Pantanal dos Marimbus (Baiano e Remanso), Chapada Diamantina, Estado da Bahia, Brasil. Hoehnea 42(3): 549-566.

Tsarenko, P.M. & John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Sphaeropleales. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 419-498. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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