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Scenedesmus quadricauda var. asymmetricus Schröder

Publication details
Scenedesmus quadricauda var. asymmetricus Schröder 1897: 45, pl. II [2]: fig. 5

Published in: Schröder, B. (1897). Die Algen der Versuchsteiche des schles.[ischen] Fischereivereins zu Trachenberg. Forschungsberichte aus der Biologischen Station zu Plön 5: 29-66, 4 pls [I-IV].

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Scenedesmus is Scenedesmus obtusus Meyen.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus asymmetricus (Schröder) E.Hegewald

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Poland: Silesia: Trachenberg (Silva 1996-to date).

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Source of current name
Hegewald, E.[H.] (2000). New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18.

Key references
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.

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