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Heteronema hexagonum (Playfair) Skuja

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Infraphylum Dipilida
Superclass Spirocuta
Class Peranemea
Subclass Anisonemia
Order Anisonemida
Family Anisonemidae
Genus Heteronema

 

Publication details
Heteronema hexagonum (Playfair) Skuja 1948: 228, pl. XXVII [27]: fig. 13, 14

Published in: Skuja, H. (1948). Taxonomie des Phytoplanktons einiger Seen in Uppland, Schweden. Symbolae Botanicae Upsalienses 9(3): 1-399, 39 pls.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Heteronema is Heteronema marina Dujardin.

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

Basionym
Anisonema hexagonum Playfair

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Anisonema hexagonum Playfair 1921

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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

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.

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