Ancyromonas W.S.Kent, 1881: 230, 247
Holotype species: Ancyromonas sigmoides W.S.Kent
Original publication and holotype designation:Kent, W.S. (1881 '1880-1881'). A manual of the Infusoria; including a description of all known flagellate, ciliate and tentaculiferous Protozoa, British and foreign, and an account of the organisation and affinities of the sponges. Vol. I pp. 1-193. London: David Bogue, 3 St. Martin's Place, Trafalgar Square, London W.C..
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 13 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present, of which 1 has been flagged as currently accepted taxonomically.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is currently accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
Ancyromonas abrupta Skvortzov P
Ancyromonas contorta (Klebs) Lemmermann P
Ancyromonas lata Skvortzov P
Ancyromonas metabolica Skvortzov P
Ancyromonas minuta Skvortzov P
Ancyromonas nitzschiae Skvortzov P
Ancyromonas parasitica Massart P
Ancyromonas prima Skvortzov P
Ancyromonas rotundata Skvortzov P
Ancyromonas rugosa Skvortzov P
Ancyromonas ruminantium Certes P
Ancyromonas sigmoides W.S.Kent C - type
Ancyromonas socialis Skvortzov P
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=49245
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:104444