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Lepocinclis salina F.E.Fritsch

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 salina F.E.Fritsch
prox. Comment welcome. Enriched waterfowl pond, Northamptonshire, UK. 18 Aug 2016. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Staurodesmus dickiei var. rhomboideus (West & G.S.West) S.Lillieroth

Lepocinclis salina F.E.Fritsch prox. Comment welcome. Enriched waterfowl pond, Northamptonshire, UK
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Lepocinclis salina F.E.Fritsch 1914: 352, fig. 3 A, B, E

Published in: Fritsch, F.E. (1914). Notes on British flagellates. I-IV. New Phytologist 13: 341-352.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), saline (Stearn 1973).

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

Habitat notes
Lakes and ponds; reported as indicator of moderately to strongly polluted water (Valadez et al. 2010, citing various authors). - (4 Jan 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a brackish species.

Type information
Type locality: Pools in salt-marshes near Stanford-le-Hope, Essex, England (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Starmach, K. (1983). Euglenophyta - Eugleniny. Vol. 3 pp. 1-594. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe.

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

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.

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