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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
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBesseyosphaera powersii W.R.Shaw, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox powersii (W.R.Shaw) Printz, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConradimonas Kufferath, 1954
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina Ehrenberg, 1832
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina elegans Ehrenberg, 1832
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina unicocca G.M.Smith, 1931
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina californica (Shaw) Goldstein accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleodorina californica W.R.Shaw, 1894
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina elegans Chodat, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina unicocca G.M.Smith, 1931
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina illinoisensis (Kofoid) Pascher, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleodorina illinoisensis Kofoid, 1898
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina stagnale Wolle, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina elegans 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
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemiflagellochloris kazakhstanica S.Watanabe, S.Tsujiura, 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
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMastigosphaera gobii Schewiakoff, 1892
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1824
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina morum (O.F.Müller) Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1824
  » Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina morum f. cylindrica Woloszynska
» Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina morum f. major Iyengar
» Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina morum f. oligosoma Sokoloff & Ancona
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina morum var. coelastroidea Playfair
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina morum var. tropica Playfair
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina smithii Chodat
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina unicocca W.R.Rayburn & R.C.Starr, 1974
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina elegans (Ehrenberg) Dujardin, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudorina elegans Ehrenberg, 1832
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina mora (O.F. Müller) Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina morum (O.F.Müller) Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatydorina Kofoid, 1899
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatydorina caudata Kofoid, 1899
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleodorina W.R.Shaw, 1894
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleodorina californica W.R.Shaw, 1894
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleodorina illinoisensis Kofoid, 1898
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleodorina sphaerica Iyengar
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
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox aureus Ehrenberg, 1832
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox chaos Linnaeus, 1758
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox dissipatrix (W.R.Shaw) Printz, 1927
» Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox ferrisii N.Isaka, Matzuzaki & Nozaki, 2012
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox globator Linnaeus, 1758
» Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox kirkiorum Nozaki, H. Kawai-Toyooka & N.Isaka, 2012
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox ovalis Pocock ex Nozaki & A.W.Coleman, 2011
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox powersii (W.R.Shaw) Printz, 1927
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox spermatosphaera Powers, 1908
  » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox spermatosphaera var. minor M.Gupta & D.C.Pandey
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox tertius Meyer, 1896
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox bernardii Playfair accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox tertius Meyer, 1896
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox mononae G.M.Smith accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox tertius Meyer, 1896
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox morum O.F.Müller, 1786 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandorina morum (O.F.Müller) Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvulina Playfair, 1915
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYamagishiella H.Nozaki, 1992
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYamagishiella unicocca (W.R.Rayburn & R.C.Starr) 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)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerrillosphaera tertia (Meyer) Shaw accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolvox tertius Meyer, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas G.S.West, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis F.Stein, 1878
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas convolutae Parke & Manton, 1967
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas contracta N. Carter accepted as Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis contracta (N.Carter) Butcher
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas gracilis Kylin, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis gracilis (Kylin) Butcher, 1959
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas impellucida McLachlan & Parke, 1967 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis impellucida (McLachlan & Parke) R.E.Norris, Hori & Chihara, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas incisa Nygaard, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis incisa (Nygaard) R.E.Norris, Hori & Chihara, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas subcordiformis (Wille) Hazen, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis subcordiformis (Wille) Butcher, 1959
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas suecica Kylin, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis suecica (Kylin) Butcher, 1959
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas tetrathele G.S.West, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis tetrathele (West) Butcher, 1959
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatymonas willei Kylin, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraselmis subcordiformis (Wille) Butcher, 1959
Environment marine
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:143798
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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 2014-07-29
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