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Chlamydomonas mirabilis Pascher

Publication details
Chlamydomonas mirabilis Pascher 1927: 306, fig. 274 a

Published in: Pascher, A. (1927). Volvocales = Phytomonadinae. In: Die S├╝sswasser-Flora Deutschlands, ├ľsterreichs und der Schweiz. Heft 4. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. 20-505. Jena:

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chlamydomonas is Chlamydomonas reinhardtii P.A.Dangeard.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chloromonas mirabilis (Pascher) Korshikov ex Ettl

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), to be wondered at, wonderful, marvellous, extraordinary, admirable (Smith & Lockwood 1933).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Chloromonas mirabilis Korschikoff is a manuscript name that is often considered to be the basionym of this name. It was later validated by Ettl. - (16 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Source of current name
Ettl, H. (1970). Die Gattung Chloromonas Gobi emend. Wille. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 34: [1-4], 1-283, 51 pls.

Key references
Korshikov, A.A. (1938). Volvocineae. In: Vyznachnyk prisnovodnykh vodorostej URSR [Vyp] Vol. IV. (Rolla, J.V. Eds), pp. 1-184. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akademiyi Nauk URSR. [in Ukrainian]

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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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 December 2019.

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