Chloromonas alpina Wille 1903: 122, pl. III : figs 24-34
Published in: Wille, N. (1903). Algologische Notizen IX-XIV. Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne 41: 89-185.
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).
Chlamydomonas alpina (Wille) Playfair 1918
Snow. - (3 Aug 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.
Type locality: Gebirgspartie 'Rondane' zwischen 'Gudbrands' und 'Osterdalen' (Silva 1996-to date).
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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