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Astasia minuta H.Kufferath 1929

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Infraphylum Dipilida
Superclass Spirocuta
Class Peranemea
Subclass Anisonemia
Order Natomonadida
Suborder Rhabdomonadina
Family Astasiidae
Genus Astasia

 

Publication details
Astasia minuta H.Kufferath 1929: 29, fig. 8

Published in: Kufferath, H. (1929). Algues et protistes muscicoles, corticoles et terrestres récoltés sur la montagne de Barba (Costa Rica). Annales de Cryptogamie Exotique 2: 23-52, 32 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Astasia is Astasia limpida Dujardin.

Type information
Costa Rica. Mt. Barba, prov. Heredia, 2000 m.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
Combination also proposed by Z.Shi, 1986, Acta Hydrobiol. Sinica 10: 71, fig. 2o-q, but it was illegitimate: not Astasia minuta Kufferath 1929 [INA] - (21 Sep 2017) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Key references
Shi, Z. (1986). New taxa of Euglenophyta from Hubei. Acta Hydrobiologica Sinica 10(1): 60-72, 4 fig.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 September 2017 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 26 October 2021.

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