Scenedesmus trainorii Shubert
Scenedesmus trainorii Shubert 1975: 179, 180, figs 1 b; 2 f, g
Published in: Shubert, L.E. (1975). Scenedesmus trainorii sp. nov. (Chlorophyta, Chlorococcales): a polymorphic species. Phycologia 14(4): 177-182, 2 figs, 1 table.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus armatus (Chodat) E.H.Hegewald
Named in honour of Professor Francis R. Trainor.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
[Storrs, Connecticut, USA.] Notes: "A type culture, IUCC 1588, is on deposit at the Indiana University Culture Collection, Bloomington, Indiana (Starr, 1971). A type herbarium specimen has also been deposited at the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois." No type locality is given.
Source of current name
Hegewald, E.[H.] (2000). New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18.
Komárek, J. & Fott, B. (1983). Chlorophyceae (Grünalgen) Ordnung: Chlorococcales. Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. In: Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers (Die Binnengewässer) XVI. (Huber-Pestalozzi, G. Eds), pp. -x, -1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).
Created: 25 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Shubert, L.E. (1975). Scenedesmus trainorii sp. nov. (Chlorophyta, Chlorococcales): a polymorphic species. Phycologia 14(4): 177-182, 2 figs, 1 table.
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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.