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Trachelomonas acuminata (Schmarda) Stein

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Subphylum Euglenoida
Class Euglenophyceae
Subclass Euglenophycidae
Order Euglenales [=Euglenida]
Family Euglenaceae
Subfamily Colacioideae
Genus Trachelomonas

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Trachelomonas acuminata (Schmarda) Stein
prox. Comment welcome. Enriched waterfowl pond, Northamptonshire, UK. 18 Aug 2016. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Staurodesmus furcatospermus (A.M.Scott & Prescott) Thomasson

Strombomonas acuminata (Schmarda) Deflandre prox. Comment welcome. Enriched waterfowl pond, Northamptonshire, UK
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Trachelomonas acuminata (Schmarda) Stein 1878: 73, expl. pl. XXII [22]: fig. 43

Published in: Stein, F. von (1878). Der Organismus der Infusionsthiere nach eigenen forschungen in systematischere Reihenfolge bearbeitet. III. Abtheilung. Die Naturgeschichte der Flagellaten oder Geisselinfusorien. I. Hälfte, Den noch nicht abgeschlossenen allgemeinen Theil nebst erklärung: Der sämmtlichen Abbildungen enthaltend. pp. i-x, 1-154, pls I-XXIV. Leipzig: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Trachelomonas is Trachelomonas volvocina (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Strombomonas acuminata (Schmarda) Deflandre

Basionym
Lagenella acuminata Schmarda

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Deflandre, G. (1930). Strombomonas nouveau genere d'euglénacées (Trachelomonas Ehr. pro parte). Archiv für Protistenkunde 69: 551-614.

Key references
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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.

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