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Chlamydomonas media Klebs

Publication details
Chlamydomonas media Klebs 1896: 424, fig. 12

Published in: Klebs, G.A. (1896). Ueber Die Fortpflanzungs-Physiologie der niederen Organismen, der Protobionten. Specieller Theil. Die Bedingungen der Fortpflanzung bei einigen Algen und Pilzen. . pp. i-xviii, 1-543, 15 figs, 3 pls. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.
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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 Microglena media (Klebs) Nakada

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), intermediate.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Source of current name
Nakada, T. & Tomita, M. (2014). Light microscopy and phylogenetic analyses of Chlamydomonas species (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). II. Molecular phylogeny, secondary structure of ITS-2, cell morphology, and nomenclature of Microglena opisthopyren, and M. media, comb. nov. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 65(2): 67-73, 2 figs.

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

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

Lewin, R.A. (1990). Calcification of cell walls of Chlamydomonas (Volvocales, Chlorophyta) on agar media. Phycologia 29: 536-540.
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.
Nakada, T. & Tomita, M. (2014). Light microscopy and phylogenetic analyses of Chlamydomonas species (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae). II. Molecular phylogeny, secondary structure of ITS-2, cell morphology, and nomenclature of Microglena opisthopyren, and M. media, comb. nov. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 65(2): 67-73, 2 figs.

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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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