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Phacus tortus var. helikoides (Pochmann) Huber-Pestalozzi 1955

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Infraphylum Dipilida
Class Euglenophyceae
Subclass Euglenophycidae
Order Euglenida
Family Phacidae
Genus Phacus

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Phacus tortus var. helikoides (Pochmann) Huber-Pestalozzi
Poland, Wojnowce village, pond, 30 July 2020. 28 Aug 2020. Bożena Zakryś. © Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl).

Phacus tortus var. helikoides (Pochmann) Huber-Pestalozzi
Poland, Wojnowce village, pond, 30 July 2020. 28 Aug 2020. Bożena Zakryś. © Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl).

Phacus tortus var. helikoides (Pochmann) Huber-Pestalozzi
Poland, Jeziorowskie village, pond, 23 September 2014. 28 Aug 2020. Bożena Zakryś. © Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl).

Phacus tortus var. helikoides (Pochmann) Huber-Pestalozzi
Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK. Close view.. 06 Oct 2016. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Phacus tortus var. helikoides (Pochmann) Huber-Pestalozzi
Fishing Lake, Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK. 21 Jul 2016. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Staurodesmus corniculatus (P.Lundell) Teiling

Phacus helikoides Pochmann Fishing Lake, Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Phacus tortus var. helikoides (Pochmann) Huber-Pestalozzi 1955: 227

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phacus helikoides Pochmann

Basionym
Phacus helikoides Pochmann

Type information
Type locality: Europe; Russia; Argentina; North America; India (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: fig. 3 in pl. XX in Stein (1878): fig. 3r; see below (epitype) (Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al. 2015: 1153). Notes: Representative DNA sequence: GenBank KP944094. Representative locality: freshwater, pond (no. 20) in Urwitalt village, Masurian Lake District (53°50'60.0[?]"N, 21°38'17.5"E).

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), twisted (Stearn 1973).

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

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.

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