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Chlorella gloriosa Molinari & Calvo-Pérez

Publication details
Chlorella gloriosa Molinari & Calvo-Pérez in Calvo-Pérez & Molinari 2015: 73

Published in: Calvo-Pérez Rodó, J.D. & Molinari-Novoa, E.A. (2015). A nomenclatural and cultural note on Chlorella peruviana G. Chacón and other species of the genus Chlorella Beij. (Chlorellales, Chlorellaceae). The Biologist (Lima) 13(1): 71-74.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chlorella is Chlorella vulgaris Beyerinck [Beijerinck].

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlorella salina Kufferath

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Calvo-Pérez & Molinari (2015: 73): "We choose to name it 'gloriosa' ('related or pertaining to glory') in honour of Prof. Gloria Chacón Roldán de Popovici, who supported this research, provided key bibliography and donated crucial specimens, used for the critical comparison of the species. The epithet is an adjective, and should be treated as such." - (8 Jul 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine 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
Darienko, T., Rad-Menéndez, C., Campbell, C. & Pröschold, T. (2019). Are there any true marine Chlorella species? Molecular phylogenetic assessment and ecology of marine Chlorella-like organisms, including a description of Droopiella gen. nov. Systematics and Biodiversity 17(8): 811-829, 55 fig., 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 21 February 2020.

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