Phacus acuminatus A.Stokes 1885
Phacus acuminatus A.StokesEpitype strain UTEX 1317, United Kingdom, Oxford, Thames River, mud - 27 August 2020. Bożena Zakryś (email@example.com)
Phacus acuminatus A.Stokes 1885: 183, fig. 1
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Western New York, USA; (Lukomska-Kowalczyk & al. 2020: 1142) Holotype: Stokes 1885a, fig. 1: Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al., 2020: fig 3a (epitype) shallow ponds; (Lukomska-Kowalczyk & al. 2020: 1142) Notes: Representative DNA sequence: GenBank AF286209.
Origin of Species Name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Emended diagnosis (Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al., 2020; 1140, 1142).
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 24 February 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 24 February 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2022