Scenedesmus serratus (Corda) Bohlin 1901
Desmodesmus serratus (Corda) S.S.An, Friedl & E.Hegewaldprox. Apical view. National Botanic Garden of Wales. Collected by David John. - 17 March 2012. C.F.Carter (Chris.firstname.lastname@example.org)
Scenedesmus serratus (Corda) Bohlin 1901: 44
Publication date: 1901
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus serratus (Corda) S.S.An, Friedl & E.Hegewald.
Arthrodesmus serratus Corda
Type locality: Czech Republic: Prague; (Index Nominum Algarum) Lectotype: Description of Corda (1939) only (exclusion of the illustration of Corda (1839: pl. 4, fig. 35): (Fawley et al. 2011: 35) Notes: According to Index Nominum Algarum, the lectotypification by Fawley et al. (2011: 35) is unacceptable since it excludes the sole typifiable element, the illustration.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), serrated, saw-edged with teeth pointing forwards (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 19 March 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 March 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2022