Lepocinclis costata var. obesa Playfair 1921
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.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Lismore, New South Wales (Index Nominum Algarum).
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
Verified by: 16 June 2020 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 351 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=30553
Cite this record as:
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.