Volvox lismorensis Playfair 1915
Volvox lismorensis Playfair 1915: 342, pl. XLIV: figs 7, 8
Published in: Playfair, G.I. (1915). Freshwater algae of the Lismore District: with an appendix on the algal fungi and Schizomycetes. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 40(Part II No. 158): 310-362, 10 figs, pls XLI-XLVI.
Publication date: "Issued 15th September, 1915"
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Volvox aureus Ehrenberg
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Volvox lismorensis Playfair)
Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day & al. 1995).
Source of current name
Shahnaz, A., Zarina, A., Masud-ul-Hasan & Shameel, M. (2007). Survey of some Volvocophyta Shameel from Lahore, Pakistan. International Journal of Phycology and Phycochemistry 3(2): 205-212.
Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: [i]-vii, 1-276.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 January 2015 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 31 October 2020.