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Phacus rudiculus (Playfair) Pochmann 1942

Publication details
Phacus rudiculus (Playfair) Pochmann 1942: 227, 228

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Monomorphina pyrum (Ehrenberg) Mereschkowsky

Basionym
Phacus pyrum var. rudiculus Playfair

Type information
Type locality: Australia: New South Wales: Lismore (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Playfair 241, 258, 260, 285, 286; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: See Monomorphina soropyrum Kim, Triemer & Shin; lectotype: fig. 2l (designated by Kim et al. 2013: 89).

Synonym(s)
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Source of current name
Kosmala, S., Milanowski, R., Brzoska, K., Pekala, M., Kwiatowski, J. & Zakrys, B. (2007). Phylogeny and systematics of the genus Monomorphina (Euglenaceae) based on morphological and molecular data. Journal of Phycology 43(1): 171-185.

Key references
Marin, B., Palm, A., Klingberg, M. & Melkonian, M. (2003). Phylogeny and taxonomic revision of plastid-containing euglenophytes based on SSU rDNA sequence comparisons and synapomorphic signatures in the SSU rRNA secondary structure. Protist 154: 99-145, 7 figs, 9 tables.

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]

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