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Lepocinclis oxyuris (Schmarda) B.Marin & Melkonian

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Subphylum Euglenoida
Class Euglenophyceae
Subclass Euglenophycidae
Order Euglenales [=Euglenida]
Family Phacaceae
Genus Lepocinclis

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Lepocinclis oxyuris (Schmarda) B.Marin & Melkonian
Woodwalton Fen NNR, Huntingdon, UK.. 29 Feb 2008. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Lepocinclis oxyuris (Schmarda) B.Marin & Melkonian
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 400x, DIC. 29 May 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Lepocinclis oxyuris (Schmarda) B.Marin & Melkonian
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 200x, DIC. 06 Jul 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Lepocinclis oxyuris (Schmarda) B.Marin & Melkonian
Silverdale, Washington, USA; Cleer Creek Trail pond, 400x, DIC. 07 Feb 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Euglena oxyuris Schmarda Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 200x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Lepocinclis oxyuris (Schmarda) B.Marin & Melkonian in B.Marin et al. 2003: 104

Published in: 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.
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Publication date: 7 April 2003

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Euglena oxyuris Schmarda

Type information
Type locality: Austria: between Steinriegel and Weidling (Vienna) (Silva 1996-to date).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Euglena oxyuris Schmarda 1846

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Euglena charkowiensis Svirenko 1913
Euglena oxyuris var. charkowiensis (Swirenko) Chu 1946
Euglena oxyuris f. charkowiensis (Svirenko) Bourrelly 1950

Habitat notes
Streams, lakes, swamps, ponds, ditches, wetlands, reservoirs, peat bogs, fish farm ponds and urban drainage (Valadez et. 2010, citing various sources). - (4 Jan 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Bennett, M.S. & Triemer, R.E. (2012). A new method for obtaining nuclear gene sequences from field samples and taxonomic revisions of the photosynthetic euglenoids Lepocinclus (Euglena) helicoideus and Lepocinclis (Phacus) horridus (Euglenophyta). Journal of Phycology 48(1): 254-260.

Kasten J., Kusber W.-H., Riedmüller U., Tworeck A., Oschwald L. & Mischke U. (2018). Steckbriefe der Phytoplankton-Indikatortaxa in den WRRL Bewertungsverfahren PhytoSee und PhytoFluss mit Begleittext – 1. Lieferung: 50 Steckbriefe ausgewählter Indikatortaxa. pp. 1-177. Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin.

Valadez, F., Rosiles-Gonzalez, G. & Cremona, J. (2010). Euglenophytes from Lake Chignahuapan, Mexico. Cryptogamie Algologie 31(3): 305-319.

Wołowski, K, & Hindák, F. (2005). Atlas of Euglenophytes. pp. [1]-136, 417 figs. Cracow: VEDA Publishing House of the Slovak Academy of Sciences.

Wołowski, K. (2011). Euglenophyta (Euglenoids). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 181-239. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Wołowski, K., Poniewozik, M. & Walne, P.L. (2013). Pigmented euglenophytes of the genera Euglena, Euglenaria, Lepocinclis, Phacus and Monomorphina from the southeastern United States. Polish Botanical Journal 58(2): 659-685.

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