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Phacus ocellatus (Pringsheim) Marin & Melkonian

Publication details
Phacus ocellatus (Pringsheim) Marin & Melkonian in Marin et al. 2003: 101

Published in: Marin, B., Palm, A., Klingberg, M. & Melkonian, M. (2003). Phylogeny and taxonomic revision of plastid-containing euglenophytes based on SSU rDNA sequence comparisons and synapomorphic signatures in the SSU rRNA secondary structure. Protist 154: 99-145, 7 figs, 9 tables.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phacus is Phacus longicauda (Ehrenberg) Dujardin.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Hyalophacus ocellatus Pringsheim

Type information
Type locality: Pflegersee bei Garmisch mit moorigen Ufern (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), marked with two-coloured spots, having the centre of one colour surrounded by a broad ring of another (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hyalophacus ocellatus Pringsheim 1936

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Wołowski, K. (2011). Euglenophyta (Euglenoids). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 181-239. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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