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Phacus anomalus F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich 1929

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Infraphylum Dipilida
Class Euglenophyceae
Subclass Euglenophycidae
Order Euglenida
Family Phacidae
Genus Phacus

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Phacus anomalus F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich
Poland, Izdebno Kościelne village, country pond, 3 April 2019. 27 Aug 2020. Bożena Zakryś. © Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl).

Phacus anomalus F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich
Poland, Izdebno Kościelne village, country pond, 3 April 2019. 27 Aug 2020. Bożena Zakryś. © Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl).

 

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Phacus anomalus F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich Poland, Izdebno Kościelne village, country pond, 3 April 2019
© Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl)

Publication details
Phacus anomalus F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich 1929: 73, fig. 24 H-N

Published in: Fritsch, F.E. & Rich, F. (1929). Freshwater algae from Griqualand West. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 18: 1-123.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phacus is Phacus longicauda (Ehrenberg) Dujardin.

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

Type information
Type locality: S. Africa: Griqualand West (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: Fritsch & Rich 1929, fig. 24h: Epitype: Fig. 3g (epitype) (Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al. 2020: 1144). Notes: GenBank MN149560.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), deviating from the normal or unusual (Stearn 1992).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Phacus curvicauda f. anomalus (F.E.Fritsch & M.F.Rich) Safonova 1976

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Phacus snitkovii Roll 1938
Phacus anomalus var. pullus-gallinae Nygaard 1950
Phacus drezepolskii Stawinski 1969

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Description
Emended diagnosis (Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al., 2020: 1144).

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Key references
Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Lukomska-Kowalczyk, M., Fells, A., Chaber, K., Milanowski, R. & Zakrys, B. (2020). Taxon-rich phylogeny and taxonomy of the genus Phacus (Euglenida) based on morphological and molecular data. Journal of Phycology 56(5): 1135-1156.

Starmach, K. (1983). Euglenophyta - Eugleniny Vol. 3 Flora slodkowodna polski [Euglenophyta Volume 3 Freshwater flora of Poland]. pp. [1]-594. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe. [in Polish]

Wołowski, K. (1998). Taxonomic and environmental studies on euglenophytes of the Kraków-Czestochowa Upland (Southern Poland). Fragmenta Floristica et Geobotanica Supplementum 6: 1-192, 29 pls.

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