Hyalophacus Pringsheim, 1936
Holotype species: Hyalophacus ocellatus Pringsheim
Currently accepted name for the type species: Phacus ocellatus (Pringsheim) Marin & Melkonian
Original publication:Pringsheim, E.G. (1936). Zur Kenntnis saprotropher Algen und Flagellaten I: Über anhäugungkulturen polysaprober Fagellaten. Archiv für Protistenkunde 87: 43-96.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Phacus.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: 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.
Numbers of names and species: There is only one species or infraspecific name in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
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Created: 08 March 2009 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 May 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 April 2021.