Euglena myxocylindracea Bold & McIntee
Euglena myxocylindracea Bold & McIntee 1973: 155, figs 1-6, 8, text fig.1
Original publication: Bold, H.C. & MacEntee, S.J. (1973). Phycological notes. II. Euglena myxocylindracea sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 9: 152-256.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Euglena geniculata F.Schmitz
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a terrestrial species.
Type locality: Maple Farm, Paupack, Pike County, Pennsylvania (Bold & MacEntee 1973: 155). Type: 29 March 1972; soil samples in a vegetable garden and white pine (P. strombus) forest. Chicago Field Museum of Natural History (Bold & MacEntee 1973: 155).
Source of synonymy
Kosmala, S., Karnkowska-Ishikawa, A., Milanowski, R., Kwiatowski, J. & Zakrys, B. (2009). Phylogeny and systematics of Euglena (Euglenaceae) species with axial, stellate chloroplasts based on morphological and molecular data - new taxa, emended diagnoses, and epitypifications. Journal of Phycology 45(2): 464-481, 2 figs, 4 tables.
UTEX Culture 1989 Euglena myxocylindracea
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SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Euglena&species=myxocylindracea
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Euglena&Species=myxocylindracea
Created: 02 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 September 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Bold, H.C. & MacEntee, S.J. (1973). Phycological notes. II. Euglena myxocylindracea sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 9: 152-256.
Zakrys, B., Milanowski, R., Empel, J., Borsuk, P., Gromadka, R. & Kwiatowski, J. (2002). Two different species of Euglena, E. geniculata and E. myxocylindracea (Euglenophyceae) are virtually genetically and morphologically identical. Journal of Phycology 38: 1190-1199.
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Wendy 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 11 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:101179