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Lepocinclis pyriformis H.Kufferath, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Lepocinclis pyriformis H.Kufferath 1914: 256, fig. 9, nom. illeg.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lepocinclis is Lepocinclis globulus Perty.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lepocinclis kufferathii Deflandre

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pear-shaped (Brown 1956).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: not Lepocinclis pyriformis A.M. Cunha 1913 (Index Nominum Algarum). - (31 Jan 2011) - Wendy Guiry

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

Type information
Type locality: Belgium: Bijeux (Prov. Luxemburg) (Silva 1996-to date).

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.

Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

Key references
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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 April 2013 by Wendy Guiry

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 December 2019.

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