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Pedinomonas minor Korshikov 1923

Publication details
Pedinomonas minor Korshikov 1923: 148, 166, fig. 5: 1-17

Published in: Korshikov, A.A. (1923). O dvukh novykh organizmakh iz gruppy Volvocales. Arkhiv Russkogo Protistologicheskogo Obshchestva 2: 170-178.

Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Pedinomonas.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Russia: Twer, Charkow, Petrograd (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), smaller, inferior, lesser (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

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]

Massjuk, N.P. & Lilitska, G.G. (2011). Pedinophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 13-14. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Moestrup, Ø. (2002). Phylum Prasinophyta. 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. 281-286. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Moestrup, Ø. (2011). Primitive green algae ('Prasinophyta'). 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. 358-363. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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