Scenedesmus acutus Meyen 1829
Scenedesmus acutus Meyen 1829: 775, pl. XLII : fig.32
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tetradesmus obliquus (Turpin) M.J.Wynne.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), acute, pointed; i.e. narrowing gradually and making an angle of less than 90° (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 19 March 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 March 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 February 2023