Scenedesmus armatus var. major G.M.Smith 1920
Scenedesmus armatus var. major G.M.Smith 1920: 155, pl. 39: fig. 11
Published in: Smith, G.M. (1920). Phytoplankton of the Inland Lakes of Wisconsin. Part I: Myxophyceae, Phaeophyceae, Heterokonteae, and Chlorophyceae exclusive of the Desmidiaceae. Bulletin of the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey 57: 1-243.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus armatus var. major (G.M.Smith) Taşkin & Alp
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), equipped, armed (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Taskin, E. (ed.), Akbulut, A., Yildiz, A., Sahin, B., Sen, B., Uzunöz, C., Solak, C., Basdemir, D., Sevik, F., Sönmez, F., Acikgöz, I., Pabuccu, K., Öztürk, M., Alp, M.T., Albay, M., Cak?r, M., Özbay, Ö., Can, Ö., Akcaalan, R., Atici, T., Koray, T., Özer, T., Karan, T., Aktan, Y., Zengin, Z.T. (2019). Türkiye suyosunlari listei [Turkey algae list]. pp. [i]-xix, -804. Istanbul: Ali Nihat Gökyigit Vakfi Yayini.
Prescott, G.W. (1962). Algae of the Western Great Lakes area. With an illustrated key to the genera of desmids and freshwater diatoms. Revised [Second] edition. pp. [i]-xiii, 1-977. Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers 135 South Locust Street.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2020.