Lepocinclis salina F.E.Fritsch
Lepocinclis salina F.E.Fritsch prox. Comment welcome. Enriched waterfowl pond, Northamptonshire, UK
Lepocinclis salina F.E.Fritsch 1914: 352, fig. 3 A, B, E
Published in: Fritsch, F.E. (1914). Notes on British flagellates. I-IV. New Phytologist 13: 341-352.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), saline (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Lakes and ponds; reported as indicator of moderately to strongly polluted water (Valadez et al. 2010, citing various authors). - (4 Jan 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a brackish species.
Type locality: Pools in salt-marshes near Stanford-le-Hope, Essex, England (Silva 1996-to date).
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], -933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Starmach, K. (1983). Euglenophyta - Eugleniny. Vol. 3 pp. 1-594. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe.
Valadez, F., Rosiles-Gonzalez, G. & Cremona, J. (2010). Euglenophytes from Lake Chignahuapan, Mexico. Cryptogamie Algologie 31(3): 305-319.
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.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 July 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 March 2019.