Pediastrum tetras var. tetrapedia (Kirchner) Playfair
Crucigenia tetrapedia (Kirchner) Kuntze Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Lake, 1000x, DIC
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Pediastrum tetras var. tetrapedia (Kirchner) Playfair 1913: 517, pl. LVI : fig. 3
Published in: Playfair, G.I. (1913). Plankton of the Sydney water-supply. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 37: 512-552, 5 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Crucigenia tetrapedia (Kirchner) Kuntze
Staurogenia tetrapedia Kirchner
Type locality: Langwieser See bei Plieningen (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype: pl. II, fig. 1 in Kirchner 1880 (designated by Komárek 1974): material of the strain SAG 9.81 cryopreserved at the SAG Culture Collection Gottingen, Germany (designated by Bock et al. 2013: 337) (epitype) (Bock et. al. 2013: 337).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 30 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 June 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2019.