Euglena smulkowskiana Zakryś 1986
Phacus smulkowskianus (Zakryś) W.-H.Kusber Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 1000x, DIC
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Euglena smulkowskiana Zakryś 1986: 524, pl. 4: fig. 6
Published in: Zakrys, B. (1986). Contribution to the monograph of Polish members of the genus Euglena Ehrenberg 1830. Nova Hedwigia 42: 491-540.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phacus smulkowskianus (Zakryś) W.-H.Kusber
Type locality: Poland: Swierczek near Szydlowiec (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: fig. 6 in Zakrys 1986: Epitype: fig. 1, d-f (cells in resin, for EM, from strain ACOI 1226), Warsaw (epitype) Herbarium of the Biology Faculty at the University of Warsaw cells in resin, for EM (from strain ACOI 1226) (Karnkowska-Ishikawa et al. 2010: 179). Notes: Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al. (2020:1149) note that the epitypification statement published in Karnkowska-Ishikawa et al. 2010(p. 179) does not include the phrase "designated here". They designate the epitype: Karnkowska-Ishikawa et al. 2010, fig. 1e in their 2020 publication. GenBank DQ249881.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Emended diagnosis (Zakrys & Karnkowska in Karnkowska-Ishikawa et al., 2010: 179 ).
Source of current name
Kusber, W.-H. (1998). A study on Phacus smulkowkianus (Euglenophyceae) - a rarely reported taxon found in waters of the Botanic Garden Berlin-Dahlem. Willdenowia 28: 239-247.
Karnkowska-Ishikawa, A., Milanowski, R., Kwiatowski, J. & Zakrys, B. (2010). Taxonomy of the Phacus oscillans (Euglenaceae) and its close relatives - balancing morphological and molecular features. Journal of Phycology 46(1): 172-182.
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.
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