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Chloromonas alpina Wille

Publication details
Chloromonas alpina Wille 1903: 122, pl. III [3]: figs 24-34

Published in: Wille, N. (1903). Algologische Notizen IX-XIV. Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne 41: 89-185.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chloromonas is Chloromonas reticulata (Goroschankin) Gobi.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), alpine, growing in the Alps or in the alpine zone of other mountains (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chlamydomonas alpina (Wille) Playfair 1918

Habitat notes
Snow. - (3 Aug 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: Gebirgspartie 'Rondane' zwischen 'Gudbrands' und 'Osterdalen' (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Matsuzaki, R., Nozaki, H., Takeuchi, N., Hara, Y. & Kawachi, M. (2019). Taxonomic re-examination of “Chloromonas nivalis (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae) zygotes” from Japan and description of C. muramotoi sp. nov. 14(1): e0210986 1-17, 7 figs, 1 table.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 February 2020.

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