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Volvox zeikusii H.Nozaki

Publication details
Volvox zeikusii H.Nozaki in H.Nozaki et al. 2019: 197, figs 13-20, 25, 26

Published in: Nozaki, H., Takusagawa, M., Matsuzaki, R., Misuma, O., Mahakham, W. & Kawachi, M. (2019). Morphology, reproduction and taxonomy of Volvox dissipatrix (Chlorophyceae) from Thailand, with a description of Volvox zeikusii sp.nov.. Phycologia 58(2): 192-199.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Volvox is Volvox globator Linnaeus.

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

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
H. Nozaki (pers, comm.) "The only reference to UTEX 2184 is Starr & Zeikus (1993). In this reference,[there is] no description of locality/origin of UTEX 2184. I have no personal information of this strain from Dr. Richard Starr. Thus, the type locality of Volvox zeikusii is unknown. UTEX 2184 has been deceased in UTEX. Information of deceased strains should be available via web. UTEX 2184 is now maintained in NIES as NIES-731." - (12 Jul 2019) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
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.

Key references
Starr, R.C. & Zeikus, J.A. (1993). UTEX-the culture collection of algae at the University of Texas at Austin. Journal of Phycology 29 (Supplement): 1-106.

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References
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Nozaki, H., Takusagawa, M., Matsuzaki, R., Misuma, O., Mahakham, W. & Kawachi, M. (2019). Morphology, reproduction and taxonomy of Volvox dissipatrix (Chlorophyceae) from Thailand, with a description of Volvox zeikusii sp.nov.. Phycologia 58(2): 192-199.

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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 22 August 2019.

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