Astasia pertyi Pringsheim & Hovasse 1950
Astasia pertyi Pringsheim & Hovasse 1950: 525, fig. 12
Published in: Pringsheim, E.G. & Hovasse, R. (1950). Les relations de parenté entre Astasiacées et Euglénacées. Arch. Zool. Exp. 86: 499-549.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Khawkinea pertyi (Pringsheim & Hovasse) Pringsheim ex D.G.Angler
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
INA: 'no author cited on p. 525, Pringsheim cited as author on p. 545; description very brief: "sa métabolie est très active; elle a l'extrémité postérieure étirée"; full English description in Pringsheim, Nova Acta Leopoldina N.F. 18(125): 129, fig. 41. 1956." - (18 Dec 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Angeler, D.G. (2000). A light microscopical and ultastructural investigation and validation of Kwawkinea pertyi comb. nova (Euglenophyta). Archiv für Hydrobiologie Supplement 131: 89-103, 19 figs., 2 tables.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 December 2014 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 28 October 2021.