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Phacus orbicularis var. minor F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich, nom. illeg. 1930

Publication details
Phacus orbicularis var. minor F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich 1930: 77, fig 25, H-K, nom. illeg.

Published in: Fritsch, F.E., Rich, F. & Stephens, M.L. (1930). Contributions to our knowledge of freshwater algae of Africa. 7. Freshwater algae (exclusive of diatoms) from Griqualand West. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 18: 1-92, figs 1-32.

Publication date: 1930

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phacus is Phacus longicauda (Ehrenberg) Dujardin.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), orbicular (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: not Phacus orbicularis var. minor Seckt, 1922. - (12 Jul 2021) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Phacus orbicularis var. minor F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich)
Africa: South Africa (Fritsch & Rich 1937), Zimbabwe (Rich 1935).

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 July 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 October 2021.

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