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Phacus caudatus var. tenuis Svirenko 1916

Publication details
Phacus caudatus var. tenuis Svirenko 1916: 121 (R), 131, pl. III [3]: figs 17, 18 (as 'caudata' )

Published in: Svirenko, D.O. (1915). Matériaux pour servir à l'étude des Algues de la Russie. Étude systématique et géographique sur les Euglénacées. Travaux de l'Institut Botanique Université de Kharkov 48: 67-143. [in Russian]

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 Phacus tenuis Svirenko

Type information
Type locality: Russia: guv. poltava, Charkow, Tomsk, Erivan, Grenburg, Voronage (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a tail-like appendage (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
1915: 121, pl. 3, figs 17 and 18 (Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al., 2020). - (8 Dec 2020) - Wendy Guiry

Distributional notes
"described from Ukraine by Svirenko (1915)" (Lukomska- Kowaczyk et al., 2020: 1154). - (21 Dec 2020) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
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.

Key references
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]

Wołowski, K. (1998). Taxonomic and environmental studies on euglenophytes of the Kraków-Czestochowa Upland (Southern Poland). Fragmenta Floristica et Geobotanica Supplementum 6: 1-192, 29 pls.

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E.A. Molinari Novoa 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.

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