Volvox obversus (W.R.Shaw)
Volvox obversus (W.R.Shaw) Printz 1927: 59
Published in: Printz, H. (1927). Chlorophyceae (nebst Conjugatae, Heterokontae und Charophyta). 3 Band. In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien nebst irhren Gattungen und wichtigern Arten inbesondere den Nutzpflanzen [Ed. 2]. (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. [i]-iv, 1-463. Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Campbellosphaera obversa W.R.Shaw
Type locality: Pasig, near Manila (Silva 1996-to date). Type: vii. 1914; (Silva 1996-to date
Campbellosphaera obversa W.R.Shaw 1919
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Herron, M.D., Desnitskiy, A.G. & Michod, R.E. (2010). Evolution of developmental programs in Volvox (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 46(2): 316-324.
Nozaki, H., Matsuzaki, R., Yamamoto, K., Kawachi, M. & Takahashi, F. (2015). Delineating a new heterothallic species of Volvox (Volvocaceae, Chlorophyceae) using new strains of “Volvox africanus” . PLOSOne 10(11: e0142632): 1-16, 4 figs.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 May 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Karn, R.C., Starr, R.C. & Hudick, G.A. (1974). Sexual and Asexual Differentiation in Volvox obversus (Shaw) Printz, Strains WD 3 and WD 7. Archiv für Protistenkunde 116(1-2): 142-148.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 August 2019.