Desmodesmus serratus (Corda) S.S.An, Friedl & E.Hegewald 1999
Scenedesmus serratus (Corda) BohlinBainbridge Island, Washington, USA; golf course, 1000x, DIC - 11 May 2008. Karl Bruun (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Desmodesmus serratus (Corda) S.S.An, Friedl & E.Hegewald 1999: 427
Published in: An, S.S., Friedl, T. & Hegewald, E. (1999). Phylogenetic relationships of Scenedesmus and Scenedesmus-like coccoid green algae as inferred from IT-2 rDNA sequence comparisons. Plant Biology 1: 418-428, 23 figs, 1 table.
Publication date: July 1999
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 27 January 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 January 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 December 2022