Scenedesmus alternans var. apiculatus West & G.S.West
Scenedesmus apiculatus (West & G.S.West) Chodat Kelly Hall Tarn, Cumbria, UK.
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Scenedesmus alternans var. apiculatus West & G.S.West 1894: 16, pl. 2: fig. 38
Published in: West, W. & West, G.S. (1894). New British freshwater algae. Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society 1894: 1-17.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scenedesmus apiculatus (West & G.S.West) Chodat
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), alternating (Stearn 1992).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Chodat, R. (1926). Scenedesmus. Étude de génétique de systématique expérimentale et d'hydrobiologie. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Hydrologie 3: 71-258.
Tsarenko, P. (2000). Chlorococcales. In: Wasser, S.P. & Tsarenko, P. Diversity of algae in Ukraine. Algologia 10(4): 1-309.
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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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 February 2020.