Pandorina morum (O.F.Müller) Bory 1826

Pandorina morum (O.F.Müller) Bory

Current name: Pandorina morum (O.F.Müller) Bory
Daughter coenobia. Pitsford Water SSSI, Northamptonshire, UK. - 27 March 2010. C.F.Carter (

Publication Details
Pandorina morum (O.F.Müller) Bory 1826: 22 (as 'mora')

Published in: Bory de Saint-Vincent, [J.B.G.M.] (1826). Essai d'une classification des animaux microscopiques. pp. [i]-x, [1]-104. Paris: de l'imprimerie de de Mme Veuve Agasse.

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

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

Volvox morum O.F.Müller

Type Information
Type: mense Octobri & Decembri; inter Lemnam; (Index Nominum Algarum)

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 11 July 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 11 July 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 24 April 2024

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