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Schizothrix funalis West & G.S.West

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Synechococcophycidae
Order Synechococcales
Family Synechococcales familia incertae sedis
Genus Schizothrix

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Schizothrix funalis West & G.S.West
From wet rocks, Claerwen dam, Powys, Wales. 09 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Schizothrix funalis West & G.S.West
From wet rocks, Claerwen dam, Powys, Wales. 09 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Schizothrix funalis West & G.S.West
From wet rocks, Claerwen dam, Powys, Wales. 09 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Schizothrix funalis West & G.S.West
From wet rocks, Claerwen dam, Powys, Wales. 09 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Schizothrix funalis West & G.S.West
From wet rocks, Claerwen dam, Powys, Wales. 09 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Gelidiopsis tenuis Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Schizothrix funalis West & G.S.West From wet rocks, Claerwen dam, Powys, Wales
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Schizothrix funalis West & G.S.West 1896: 164, no fig.

Published in: West, W. & West, G.S. (1896). On some new and interesting freshwater algae. Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society 16: 149-165, 2 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Schizothrix is Schizothrix fuscescens Kutzing ex Gomont.

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

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: "Hab. Slieve Donard, Co. Down, Ireland." [Norhern Ireland]. (West & West 1896: 164).

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Key references
Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). 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. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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