Cryptoglena angulosa H.J.Carter
Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, phase contrast, Lugols
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Cryptoglena angulosa H.J.Carter 1859: 18, pl. I: fig. 18a-c
Published in: Carter, H.J. (1859). On fecundation in the two Volvocales, and their specific differences; on Eudorina, Spongilla, Astasia, Euglena and Cryptoglena. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 2 3: 1-20, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann
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
Lemmermann, E. (1900). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Planktonalgen. III. Neue Schwebalgen aus der Umgegend von Berlin. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 18: 24-32.
Created: 13 March 2006 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 13 December 2018.