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Euglena rubra A.D.Hardy

Publication details
Euglena rubra A.D.Hardy 1911: 219, pl. XVIII [18]

Published in: Hardy, A.D. (1911). On the occurrence of a red Euglena near Melborne. Victorian Naturalist 27: 215-220, 1 pl.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Euglena is Euglena viridis (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
Day et al. (1995: 231) record this species as a synonym of Euglena sanguinea.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Lemmermann, E. (1913). Flagellatae II. Eugleninae. In: Die Süsswasserflora Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz. Heft 2. (Pascher, A. & Lemmermann, E. Eds), pp. 115-174. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.

Starmach, K. (1983). Euglenophyta - Eugleniny. Vol. 3 pp. 1-594. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe.

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