Scenedesmus fuscus var. peruvianus E.H.Hegewald
Scenedesmus fuscus var. peruvianus E.H.Hegewald 1982: 386
Published in: Hegewald, E. (1982). Taxonomisch–morphologische Untersuchungen von Scenedesmus–Isolaten aus Stammsammlungen. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 60(Algological Studies 29): 375-406.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus abundans var. peruvianus (E.H.Hegewald) E.H.Hegewald
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), a sombre brown, but often used to indicate darkness of colour (Stearn 1973).
Scenedesmus abundans var. peruvianus (E.H.Hegewald) E.H.Hegewald 1991
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Hegewald, E.[H.] (2000). New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 May 2018 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 19 January 2020.