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Tetradesmus wisconsinensis G.M.Smith 1913

Publication details
Tetradesmus wisconsinensis G.M.Smith 1913: 76, pl. 1: figs 1, 2, 4-20

Published in: Smith, G.M. (1913). Tetradesmus, a new four-celled coenobic alga. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 40: 75-87, 1 pl.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Tetradesmus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Scenedesmus wisconsinensis (G.M.Smith) Chodat 1913
Acutodesmus wisconsinensis (G.M.Smith) Tsarenko 2001

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Hindák, F. (1990). Studies on the chlorococcal algae (Chlorophyceae). V. Biologické Práce 36: 1-227.

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.

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).

Korshikov, A.A. (1953). Viznachnik prisnovodnihk vodorostey Ukrainsykoi RSR [Vyp] V. Pidklas Protokokovi (Protococcineae). Bakuol'ni (Vacuolales) ta Protokokovi (Protococcales) [The Freshwater Algae of the Ukrainian SSR. V. Sub-Class Protococcineae. Vacuolales and Protococcales]. pp. 1-439. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akad. NAUK URSR.

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

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