Phacus tripteris Dujardin 1841
Phacus tripteris Dujardin 1841: 338, pl. V: fig. 7
Published in: Dujardin, F. (1841). Histoire naturelle des Zoophytes, Infusoires, comprenant la physiologie et la clasification de ces animaux et la manière de les étudier à l'aide du microscope. pp. i-xii, 1-684. Paris: Librarie Encyclopédique de Roret.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lepocinclis tripteris (Dujardin) B.Marin & Melkonian
Type locality: France: road S. of Paris (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), three-winged.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
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: 08 December 2014 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 20 September 2021.