Volvox africanus

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Volvox africanus


Taxonavigation: Chlamydomonadales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Chlorophyta
Subphylum: Chlorophytina
Classis: Chlorophyceae
Ordo: Chlamydomonadales

Familia: Volvocaceae
Genus: Volvox
Species: Volvox africanus


Volvox africanus G.S.West, 1910: 102, pl. 3: figs 8-10

  • Type locality: "Albert Nyanza [Uganda] by Mr. R. T. Leiper, who accompanied the expedition dispatched to Uganda by the Egyptian Survey Department in July 1907."


Primary references[edit]

  • West, G.S. 1910. Some new African species of Volvox. Journal of the Quekett Microscopical Club, Series 2 11: 99–104. BHL Reference page


  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2024. Volvox africanus. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 2024-03-02.
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