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Lepocinclis costata var. obesa Playfair 1921

Publication details
Lepocinclis costata var. obesa Playfair 1921: 129, pl. 6: fig. 9

Published in: Playfair, G.I. (1921). Australian freshwater flagellates. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 46: 99-146.

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 steinii (Lemmermann) Lemmermann

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ribbed, having one or more primary veins or ridges (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Lismore, New South Wales (Index Nominum Algarum).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Lukomska-Kowalczyk, M., Chaber, K., Fells, A., Milanowski, R. & Zakrys, B. (2019 '2020'). Molecular and morphological delimitation of species in the group of Lepocinclis ovum-like taxa (Euglenida). Journal of Phycology 56: 283-299, 3 figs, 1 table, key.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 August 2020.

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