Scenedesmus quadricauda var. opoliensis (P.G. ) West & G.S.West
Scenedesmus quadricauda var. opoliensis (P.G.Richter) West & G.S.West 1902: 197
Published in: West, W. & West, G.S. (1902). A contribution to the freshwater algae of Ceylon. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Botany, Series 2, 6: 123-215, pls 17-22.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmodesmus opoliensis (P.G.Richter) E.Hegewald
Scenedesmus opoliensis P.G.Richter
Type locality: Poland: near Oppein: stagnant waters between Boguschütz and Hönitz (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Phycotheca Universalis No 686: Schmula ; 1.ix.1894; (Silva 1996-to date
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Scenedesmus quadricauda var. opoliensis (P.G.Richter) West & G.S.West)
Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day & al. 1995).
Source of current name
Hegewald, E.[H.] (2000). New combinations in the genus Desmodesmus (Chlorophyceae, Scenedesmaceae). Algological Studies 96: 1-18.
Created: 26 August 2003 by Mairead Murphy
Verified by: 03 March 2017 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 23 February 2020.