Phacus pleuronectes var. australis Playfair 1921
Phacus pleuronectes var. australis Playfair 1921: 123, 124, pl. 5. fig. 3
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 Phacus orbicularis Hübner
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Kosmala, S., Bereza, M., Milanowski, R., Kwiatowski, J. & Zakrys, B. (2007). Morphological and molecular examination of relationships and epiphyte establishment of Phacus pleuronectes, Phacus orbicularis, and Phacus hamelii. Journal of Phycology 43(5): 1071-1082.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 December 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 September 2021.