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Scenedesmus brasiliensis Bohlin

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

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Scenedesmus brasiliensis Bohlin
Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire, UK. 25 Aug 2015. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Scenedesmus brasiliensis Bohlin
Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire, UK. 25 Aug 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Gracilaria vivesii Howe

Desmodesmus brasiliensis (Bohlin) E.Hegewald Pitsford Water, Northamptonshire, UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Scenedesmus brasiliensis Bohlin 1897: 22, pl. 1: figs 36, 37

Published in: Bohlin, K. (1897). Die Algen der ersten Regnell'schen Expedition. I. Protococcoideen. Bihang till Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 23(Afd. III. No.7): 1-47, 2 pls.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Scenedesmus is Scenedesmus obtusus Meyen.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus brasiliensis (Bohlin) E.Hegewald

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or from Brazil (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Scenedesmus brasiliensis var. cinnamomeus Y.V.Roll 1927

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Hegewald, E.[H.] (2000). New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18.

Key references
Das, D. & Keshri, J.P. (2012). Coccal green algae from Bitang-cho Lake (a high altitude lake in Eastern Himalaya). Indian Hydrobiology 15(2): 171-182.

Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: i-vii, 1-276.

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]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

John, D.M. & Tsarenko, P.M. (2002). Order Chlorococcales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 327-409. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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. [1]-x, [1]-1044. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlangbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller).

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

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Verified by: 10 December 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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