Chlamydomonas acidophila Nygaard, nom. illeg.
Chlamydomonas acidophila Nygaard 1945: 52, fig. 29, nom. illeg.
Published in: Nygaard, G. (1945). Dansk Planteplankton. pp. 1-52. Gyldendalske Boghandel Nordisk Forlag.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlamydomonas nygaardii Fott
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Chlamydomonas acidophila Negoro, 1944. - (15 May 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Denmark (Silva 1996-to date).
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.
Source of current name
Fott, B. (1964). Notes on the taxonomy and morphology of some algae cultivated in the culture collection of algae at the Botany Department of Charles University. Acta Univ. Carol., Biol. 1964: 111-127.
Created: 23 February 2008 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 11 May 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Boavida, M.J. & Heath, R.T. (1986). Phosphatase activity of Chlamydomonas acidophila Negoro (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). Phycologia 25: 400-404, 1 fig, 1 table.
Rhodes, R.G. (1981). Heterothallism in Chlamydomonas acidophila Negoro isolated from acidic strip-mine ponds (Note). Phycologia 20: 81-82, 4 figs, 1 table.
Spijkerman, E., Bissinger, V. Meister, A. Gaedke, U. (2007). Low potassium and inorganic carbon concentrations influence a possible phosphorus limitation in Chlamydomonas acidophila (Chlorophyceae). European Journal of Phycology 42(4): 327-339.
Twiss, M.R. (1990). Copper tolerance of Chlamydomonas acidophila (Chlorophyceae) isolated from acidic, copper-contaminated soils. Journal of Phycology 26: 655-659.
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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 May 2019.