Lepocinclis globulus Perty
Lepocinclis globulus Perty 1849: 28, footnote, no fig.
Published in: Perty, M. (1849). Über verticale Verbreitung mikroskopischer Lebensformen. Mittheilungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Bern 1849: 17-45.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Lepocinclis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a little ball, globule (Stearn 1973).
Crumenula ovum var. globula (J.A.M.Perty) Deflandre
Lepocinclis ovum var. globula (Perty) Lemmermann 1901
Euglena ovum Ehrenberg 1840
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Switzerland: Thunersee (Silva 1996-to date). Neotype: Perty 1852: Tab. X, Fig. 7, cell no. 3 from the left in the lower row of cells: (Marin et al. 2003: 103).
Source of current name
Marin, B., Palm, A., Klingberg, M. & Melkonian, M. (2003). Phylogeny and taxonomic revision of plastid-containing euglenophytes based on SSU rDNA sequence comparisons and synapomorphic signatures in the SSU rRNA secondary structure. Protist 154: 99-145, 7 figs, 9 tables.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Starmach, K. (1983). Euglenophyta - Eugleniny. Vol. 3 pp. 1-594. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe.
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