Chlamydomonas nivalis (F.A.Bauer) Wille 1903

Publication Details
Chlamydomonas nivalis (F.A.Bauer) Wille 1903: 103, 126, no fig.

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 (type conserved) of the genus Chlamydomonas is Chlamydomonas reinhardtii P.A.Dangeard.

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

Uredo nivalis F.A.Bauer

Type Information
Type locality: "the Red Snow (discovered during the late Northern Expedition, under the command of Captain Ross, on the 17th of August, 1818, in Baffin's Bay, in lat. 75° 54', N. and long. 67° 15'. W.)"; (Bauer 1819: 222) Notes: No original material can be discovered for this name.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), found growing in or near snow.

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 23 April 2001 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 19 December 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 December 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 23 May 2024

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