Chlorophyceae: Chlamydomonadales (Volvocales): Chlamydomonadaceae
Chlamydophyceae: Chlamydomonadales: Haematococcaceae
Volvocida: Chlamydomonadina: Chlamydomonadidae
Genus (Ehrenberg): Cells usually fusiform; both ends hyaline; two euqal-length flagella, about
1/2 as long as cell; eye spot present in most species; two or several contractile vacuoles; transverse division
to form 4 zoospores; nutrition phototrophic or chemo-organotrophic (Illustrated Guide, 1985).
Chlorogonium intermedium Skuja ?,
cell body 58 μm long, 9 μm wide, flagella 15 μm long,
a single pyrenoid located at anterior half of the cell, nucleus posterior, stigma present,
x 640, a pond at Showa-machi general park, Kasukabe city (formerly Showa town), Saitama Pref., Japan, February 12, 2006 by Y. Tsukii
94 μm; x 640
Cell body 67 μm long, 11 μm wide, flagella 11 μm long,
Images of collecting locality:
a pond at Showa-machi general park, Kasukabe city (formerly Showa town), Saitama Pref., Japan, February 12, 2006 by Y. Tsukii
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