Chlamydomonas communis J.W.Snow, nom. illeg.
Chlamydomonas communis J.W.Snow 1903: 388, fig. 1, nom. illeg.
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chlamydomonas snowiae Printz
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Chlamydomonas communis Perty, 1852. - (4 Nov 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.
Source of current name
Printz, H. (1914). Kristianiatraktens Protococcoideer. Skrifter Utgit av Videnskapsselskapet i Kristiania, Matematisk-Naturvidenskabelig Klasse 1913(6): 1-121, pls I-VII.
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.
Phillipson, J. (1935). Some algae of Victorian soils. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, New Series 47: 262-287, 33 figs.
Created: 26 July 2003 by Mairead Murphy
Verified by: 04 November 2014 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 17 February 2020.