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Petalomonas cantuscygni J.Cann & N.Pennick 1986

Publication details
Petalomonas cantuscygni J.Cann & N.Pennick 1986: 67, figs 1-18

Published in: Cann, J. & Pennick, N. (1986). Observations on Petalomonas cantuscygni, n. sp., a new halo-tolerant Strain. Archiv für Protistenkunde 132: 63-71.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Petalomonas is Petalomonas abscissa (Dujardin) F.Stein.

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

Type information
Type locality: England: Dorset: Weymouth (Cann & Pennick 1986). Notes: Culture CCAP 1259/1, coll. 24.xii.1983

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
INA: "Type not explicitly designated, but assigned to Euglenida, so presumably ICZN rules apply." - (19 Dec 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
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Key references
Busse, I., Patterson, D.J. & Preisfeld, A. (2003). Phylogeny of phagotrophic euglenids (Euglenozoa): a molecular approach based on culture material and environmental samples. Journal of Phycology 39: 828-836.

Leander, B.S. & Farmer, M.A. (2001). Evolution of Phacus (Euglenophyceae) as inferred from pellicle morphology and SSU rDNA. Journal of Phycology 37: 143-159.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 19 December 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Cann, J. & Pennick, N. (1986). Observations on Petalomonas cantuscygni, n. sp., a new halo-tolerant Strain. Archiv für Protistenkunde 132: 63-71.

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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 October 2021.

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