Phacus similis f. minor & Couté, nom. inval. 1978
Phacus similis f. minor Bourrelly & Couté 1978: 296, pl. 1, fig. 3, nom. inval.
Published in: Bourrelly, P. & Couté, A. (1978). Algues d’eau douce rares ou nouvelles pour la flore française. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Série 8: 295-307.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phacus smulkowskianus (Zakryś) W.-H.Kusber
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), like, resembling, similar (Sreenivasa Rao 1965).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Phacus similis f. minor Bourr. & Couté in Rev. Algol. 4: 296, pl. 1, fig. 3. 1978, nom. inval. (Greuter & al. 1994, Art. 43.1)]" (Kusber 1998: 246). - (4 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Phacus similis f. minor Bourrelly & Couté)
Europe: Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).
Source of current name
Karnkowska-Ishikawa, A., Milanowski, R., Kwiatowski, J. & Zakrys, B. (2010). Taxonomy of the Phacus oscillans (Euglenaceae) and its close relatives - balancing morphological and molecular features. Journal of Phycology 46(1): 172-182.
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Verified by: 04 March 2016 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 19 October 2021.