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Volvox pocockiae R.C.Starr

Publication details
Volvox pocockiae R.C.Starr 1970: 234, 235, figs 1-17

Published in: Starr, R.C. (1970). Volvox pocockiae, a new species with dwarf males. Journal of Phycology 6: 234-239, 20 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Volvox is Volvox globator Linnaeus.

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

Eponomy
Named for Mary Agard Pocock (1886-1977) South African phycologist.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Mexico: Vera Cruz: Highway 144, km 28 (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Arthur E. Dennis; 13.vi.1964; (Silva 1996-to date

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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 13 November 2019 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Starr, R.C. (1970). Volvox pocockiae, a new species with dwarf males. Journal of Phycology 6: 234-239, 20 figs.

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 18 November 2019.

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