Pteromonas angulosa var. takedana (G.S.West) Pascher
Pteromonas angulosa var. takedana (G.S.West) Pascher 1927: 366
Published in: Pascher, A. (1927). Volvocales = Phytomonadinae. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz. Heft 4. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. 20-505. Jena:
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann
Pteromonas takedena G.S.West
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), strongly angled, with prominent angles (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Pentecost, A. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Volvocales. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 381-409. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.
Culture Centre for Algae and Protozoa (CCAP) cultures
Strain Number 64/2 Pteromonas angulosa var. takedana (G.S.West) Pascher takedena
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Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 January 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 October 2018.