Desmodesmus abundans (Kirchner) E.H.Hegewald 2000

Desmodesmus abundans (Kirchner) E.H.Hegewald

Current name: Desmodesmus abundans (Kirchner) E.H.Hegewald
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 1000x, DIC - 13 April 2013. Karl Bruun

Publication Details
Desmodesmus abundans (Kirchner) E.H.Hegewald 2000: 1

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

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Desmodesmus is Scenedesmus quadricauda (Turpin) Brébisson.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Scenedesmus caudatus f. abundans Kirchner

Type Information
Type locality: Silesia; (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), abundant (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 25 July 2023

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 25 July 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 09 December 2023

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