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Chlamydomonas crassa H.R.Christen

Publication details
Chlamydomonas crassa H.R.Christen 1958: 81, fig. 12

Published in: Christen, H.R. (1958). Neue und wenig bekannte Flagellaten aus dem Hausersee (Schweiz). Hydroiologia 10: 66-84.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), thick (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chloromonas crassa (H.R.Christen) Gerloff & Ettl

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

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