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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvocaceae 
AphiaID: 143798

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvocales (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvocales
Source  basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBesseyosphaera W.R.Shaw, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConradimonas Kufferath, 1954
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina Ehrenberg, 1832
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamakko T.Nakada, 2009
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemiflagellochloris S.Watanabe, S.Tsujimura, T.Misono, S.Nakamura & H.Inoue, 2006
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLundiella Y.S.R.K.Sarma & R.Shyam, 1974
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMastigosphaera Schewiakoff, 1892
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatydorina Kofoid, 1899
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleodorina W.R.Shaw, 1894
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanoon Schewiakoff, 1892
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTabris Nakada, 2009
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvulina Playfair, 1915
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYamagishiella H.Nozaki, 1992

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampbellosphaera W.Shaw, 1920 (unaccepted)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerrillosphaera W.Shaw, 1922 (unaccepted)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas G.S.West, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis F.Stein, 1878
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:143798
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Volvocaceae. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=143798 on 2014-08-30
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