Chlamydomonas perpusilla var. limicola -Pestalozzi, nom. illeg.
Chlamydomonas perpusilla var. limicola Huber-Pestalozzi 1961: 309, nom. illeg.
Published in: Huber-Pestalozzi, G. (1961). Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. Systematik und Biologie. 5. Teil. Chlorophyceae (Grünalgen). Ordnung: Volvocales. In: Die Binnengewässer Band XVI, Teil 5. (Thienemann, A. Eds), pp. [i]-xii, -744. Stuttgart: Schweizerbart.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlamydomonas perpusilla var. limnicola (Kol) Nakada & Nozaki
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), exceedingly small.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet (deliberate change considering that Kol meant mud-dwelling rather than lake-dwelling; fide INA). - (6 Nov 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Nakada, T. & Nozaki, H. (2007). Two species of Chlamydomonas (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae) new to Japan. Journal of Japanese Botany 82: 179-189, 22 figs.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 December 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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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 November 2019.