Chaetoglena, 1835: 286
Holotype species: Chaetoglena volvocina Ehrenberg
Currently accepted name for the type species: Trachelomonas hispida (Perty) F.Stein
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Trachelomonas.
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 6 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is currently accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
Chaetoglena acuminata L.K.Schmarda P
Chaetoglena armata (Ehrenberg) Diesing P
Chaetoglena caudata Ehrenberg S
Chaetoglena saxipara Ehrenberg P
Chaetoglena volvocina Ehrenberg S - type
Chaetoglena volvocina K.E.Eichwald P
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=49443
Cite this record as:
Michael Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 March 2014.