Scenedesmus bijugatus Kützing, nom. illeg. 1834
Scenedesmus bijugatus Kützing 1834: 607, nom. illeg.
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1834 '1833'). Synopsis diatomearum oder Versuch einer systematischen Zusammenstellung der Diatomeen. Linnaea 8: 529-620, pls XIII-XIX [79 figs].
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tetradesmus obliquus (Turpin) M.J.Wynne
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Achanthes bijuga Turpin. - (28 May 2007) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. & Hallan, J.K. (2016 '2015'). Reinstatement of Tetradesmus G. M. Smith (Sphaeropleales, Chlorophyta). Feddes Repertorium 126: 83-86.
Skuja, H. (1956). Taxonomische und biologische Studien über das Phytoplankton schwedischer Binnengewässer. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, Series IV 16(3): 1-404, + 63 pls.
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Verified by: 19 March 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 October 2021.