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Chlamydomonas mexicana R.A.Lewin

Publication details
Chlamydomonas mexicana R.A.Lewin 1957: 323, figs 6-13

Published in: Lewin, R.A. (1957). Four new species of Chlamydomonas. Canadian Journal of Botany 35: 321-326.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chlamydomonas is Chlamydomonas reinhardtii P.A.Dangeard.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlamydomonas oblonga Pringsheim

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Mexico (Stearn 1992).

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

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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Source of current name
Ettl, H. & Gärtner, G. (1995). Syllabus der Boden-, Luft- und Flechtenalgen. pp. i-vii, 1-721. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Key references
Ettl, H. (1976). Die Gattung Chlamydomonas Ehrenberg. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 49: 1-1122, 67 figs, 168 pls.

Created: 22 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 November 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Kroen, W.K. & Rayburn, W.R. (1984). Influence of growth status and nutrients on extracellular polysaccharide synthesis by the soil alga Chlamydomonas mexicana (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Phycology 20: 353-357.
Kroen, W.K. (1984). Growth and synthesis of extracellular polysaccharide by the green alga Chlamydomonas mexicana (Chlorophyceae) on soil. Journal of Phycology 20: 616-618.

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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 20 April 2019.

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