Volvox barberi W.R.Shaw
Volvox barberi W.R.Shaw 1922: 496, pl. 3: fig. 12; pls 4,5; text fig. 5
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Pasig, 10 km. e. of Manila (Silva 1996-to date). Type: vii/viii. 1914; (Silva 1996-to date
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Volvox barberi W.R.Shaw)
North America: United States of America (Isaka et al. 2012).
Herron, M.D., Desnitskiy, A.G. & Michod, R.E. (2010). Evolution of developmental programs in Volvox (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 46(2): 316-324.
Isaka, N., Kawai-Toyooka, H., Matsuzaki, R., Nakada, T. & Nozaki, H. (2012). Description of two new monoecious species of Volvox sect. Volvox (Volvocaceae, Chlorophyceae), based on comparative morphology and molecular phylogeny of cultured material. Journal of Phycology 48(3): 759-767.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
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Solari, C.A., Michod, R.E. & Goldstein, R.E. (2008). Volvox barberi, the fastest swimmer of the volvocales (Chlorophyceae) (note). Journal of Phycology 44: 1395-1398.
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