Heterochlamydomonas rugosa M.F.Langford & E.R.Cox
Heterochlamydomonas rugosa M.F.Langford & E.R.Cox 1971: 69, figs 7-10, 12
Published in: Langford, M.F. & Cox, E.R. (1971). Additions to the genus Heterochlamydomonas (Chlorophycophyta). Journal of the Tennessee Academy of Science 46: 66-71.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Heterochlamydomonas is Heterochlamydomonas inaequalis Ed.R.Cox & T.R.Deason.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), wrinkled.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Fall Creek Falls State Park, Bledsoe & Van Buren counties, Tennessee (Silva 1996-to date). Type: viii. 1966; soil. (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Culture at Indiana Univ.
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.
Shoup, S. & Lewis, L.A. (2003). Polyphyletic origin of parallel basal bodies in swimming cells of Chlorophycean green algae (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 39: 789-796.
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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 21 May 2019.