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Chlamydomonas globosa J.W.Snow

Publication details
Chlamydomonas globosa J.W.Snow 1903: 375, 389, pl. I [1]: fig. III [3]

Published in: Snow, J.W. (1903 '1902'). The plankton algae of Lake Erie. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission 22: 371-394, pls I-III.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chlamydomonas is Chlamydomonas reinhardtii P.A.Dangeard.

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

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Euchlamydomonas

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), round like a ball, globose, spherical (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: Lake Erie (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Ettl, H. (1976). Die Gattung Chlamydomonas Ehrenberg. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 49: 1-1122, 67 figs, 168 pls.

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Hu, H.J., Yang, M., Luo, L.M. & Chen, S. (2015). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XX Chlorophyta Chlorophyceae Order Volvocales (II) Genus Chlamydomonas. pp. [i]-xvii, 1-174, 2 pls. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

Massjuk, N.P., Lilitska, G.G. & Kapustin, D.O. (2011). Chlamydomonadales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 157-218. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Pentecost, A. (2002). Order Volvocales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 303-327. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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.

Pröschold, T. & Darienko, T. (2018). The distinctions between Chlamydomonas incerta Pascher and Chlamydomonas globosa J.W.Snow and their taxonomic consequences. Notulae Algarum 56: 1-4, 6 figs, 1 table.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Pröschold, T. & Darienko, T. (2018). The distinctions between Chlamydomonas incerta Pascher and Chlamydomonas globosa J.W.Snow and their taxonomic consequences. Notulae Algarum 56: 1-4, 6 figs, 1 table.

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