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Chlamydomonas moewusii Gerloff

Publication details
Chlamydomonas moewusii Gerloff 1940: 466, figs 1-9

Published in: Gerloff, J. (1940). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Variabilität und Systematik der Gattung Chlamydomonas. Archiv für Protistenkunde 94: 311-502.

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

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chlamydomonas eugametos Moewus 1931

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: Germania (Silva 1996-to date).

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

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Massjuk, N.P., Lilitska, G.G. & Kapustin, D.O. (2011). Chlamydomonadales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 157-218. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Suda, S., Nozaki, H. & Watanabe, M. (2005). Morphology and sexual reproduction of Carteria palmata sp. nov. belonging to the Carteria group I sensu Lembi (Chlorophyceaem Volvocales). Phycologia 44: 596-607.

Turmel, M., Brouard, J.-S., Gagnon, C., Otis, C. & Lemieux, c. (2008). Deep division in the Chlorophyceae (Chlorophyta) revealed by chloroplast phylogenomic analyses. Journal of Phycology 44(3): 739-750, 4 figs, 3 tables.

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Brown, R.M., Jr, Bold, H.C. & Johnson, C. (1968). Electron and phase contrast microscopy of sexual reproduction in Chlamydomonas moewusii. Journal of Phycology 4: 100-120.
Burdett, R.M. & Turnbull, L.P. (1960). The effect of gibberellic acid on the growth of Chlamydomonas moewusii Gerl.. British Phycological Bulletin 2: 13.
Cain, J.R. & Cain, R.K. (1983). The effects of selected herbicides on zygospore germination and growth of Chlamydomonas moewusii (Chlorophyceae, Volvocales). Journal of Phycology 19: 301-305, 2 tables.
Cain, J.R. (1979). Survival and mating behaviour of progeny and germination of zygotes from intra- and interspecific crosses of Chlamydomonas eugametos and C. moewusii (Chlorophyceae, Volvocales). Phycologia 18: 24-29, 5 tables.
Cain, J.R. (1980). Inhibition of zygote germination in Chlamydomonas moewusii (Chlorophyceae, Volvocales) by nitrogen deficiency and sodium citrate. Phycologia 19: 184-189, 4 tables.
Cronin, B.I. & Turnbull, L.P. (1960). Some aspects of inheritance in the haploid organism Chlamydomonas moewusii Gerl.. British Phycological Bulletin 2: 13-14.
Deason, T.R. & Ratnasabapathy, M. (1976). A new homothallic variety of Chlamydomonas moewusii (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Phycology 12: 82-85.
Denning, G.M. & Fulton, A.B. (1989). Electron microscopy of a contractile-vacuole mutant of Chlamydomonas moewusii (Chlorophyta) defective in the late stages of diastole. Journal of Phycology 25: 667-672, 5 figs, 1 table.
Gowans, C.S. (1963). The conspecificity of Chlamydomonas eugametos and Chlamydomonas moewusii: an experimental approach. Phycologia 3(1): 37-44, 2 tables.
Gowans, C.S. (1976). Genetics of Chlamydomonas moewusii ad Chlamydomonas eugametos. In: The Genetics of Algae. (Lewin, R.A. Eds), pp. 145-173. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific.
Lee, R.W. & Lemieux, C. (1990). Loss of hybrid lethality during backcross programs involving Chlamydomonas eugametos and Chlamydomonas moewusii (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Phycology 26: 376-380, 2 tables.
Lewin, R.A. (1950). Genetics of Chlamydomonas moewusii Gerloff. Proc. of the 7th Inter. Bot. Congr. : 430.
Lewin, R.A. (1974). Genetic control of flagellar activity in Chlamydomonas moewusii (Chlorophyta, Volvocales). Phycologia 13: 45-55, 4 tables.
Lewin, R.A. (1982). A new kind of motility mutant (nongliding) in Chlamydomonas moewusii. Experientia 38: 348-349.
Mera, R., Torres, E. & Abalde, J. (2016). Effects of sodium sulfate on the freshwater microalga Chlamydomonas moewusii: implications for the optimization of algal culture media. Journal of Phycology 52(1): 75-88.
Trainor, F.R. (1984). Mating in Chlamydomonas moewusii. British Phycological Journal 19: 200-201.
Triemer, R.E. & Brown, R.M., Jr (1974). Cell division in Chlamydomonas moewusii. Journal of Phycology 10: 419-433, 20 figs.
Turnbull, L.P. (1960). The use of Chlamydomonas moewusii Gerl. as an organism for general botanical research: some aspects of the physiology of sexual reproduction. British Phycological Bulletin 2: 12.

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