Chlamydomonas oxyphila A.Pentecost, nom. illeg.
Chlamydomonas oxyphila A.Pentecost 2011: 390, nom. illeg.
Published in: Pentecost, A. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Order Volvocales. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 381-409. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlamydomonas nygaardii Fott
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: New name for Chlamydomonas acidophila Nygaard, 1945; priority for Chlamydomonas acidophila K.I.Negoro, 1944; priority for Chlamydomonas nygaardii Fott, 1964, - (22 Jan 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chlamydomonas oxyphila A.Pentecost)
Europe: Britain (John, Whitton & Brook 2011).
Source of current name
Fott, B. (1964). Notes on the taxonomy and morphology of some algae cultivated in the culture collection of algae at the Botany Department of Charles University. Acta Univ. Carol., Biol. 1964: 111-127.
Created: 15 May 2014 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 May 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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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 21 February 2020.