Volvox

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Volvox

Etymology[edit]

New Latin, from Latin volvō (roll), coined by Linnaeus, 1758.

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Volvox m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Volvocaceae – certain freshwater chlorophytes that form spherical colonies of up to 50,000 cells; found in ponds and ditches. [from 1758]

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