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Phacotus angulosus (H.J.Carter) F.Stein

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chlamydomonadales
Family Phacotaceae
Genus Phacotus

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Phacotus angulosus (H.J.Carter) F.Stein
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, phase contrast, Lugols. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Phacotus angulosus (H.J.Carter) F.Stein
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, DIC, Lugols. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Phacotus angulosus (H.J.Carter) F.Stein
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, DIC. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Phacotus angulosus (H.J.Carter) F.Stein
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, phase contrast. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Phacotus angulosus (H.J.Carter) F.Stein
Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, DIC. 17 May 2014. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

Anacystis montana (Lightfoot) Drouet & Daily

Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann Sequim, Washington, USA; Fish pond, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
Phacotus angulosus (H.J.Carter) F.Stein 1878: 142

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 (holotype) of the genus Phacotus is Phacotus viridis Perty.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pteromonas angulosa (H.J.Carter) Lemmermann

Basionym
Cryptoglena angulosa H.J.Carter

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), strongly angled, with prominent angles (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
Lemmermann, E. (1900). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Planktonalgen. III. Neue Schwebalgen aus der Umgegend von Berlin. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 18: 24-32.

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