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Phacus ranulus Pochmann 1942

Publication details
Phacus ranulus Pochmann 1942: 147

Published in: Pochmann, A. (1942). Synopsis der Gattung Phacus. Archiv für Protistenkunde 95: 81-252.

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

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

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

Nomenclatural notes
New name, 1942: 212 for Phacus longicauda f. curtus Lefèvre 1933; [ The author writes "nov. sp." rather than "nov. nom."] (INA). - (17 Dec 2020) - Wendy Guiry

Taxonomic notes
Combination also proposed by Prescott, 1955: 112, pl. III, fig. 13, as Phacus ranulus, but it was illegitimate: not Phacus ranula Pochmann 1942 [INA] - (3 Nov 2016) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Kim, J.I. & Shin, W. (2014). Molecular phylogeny and cryptic diversity of the genus Phacus (Phacaceae, Euglenophycea) and the description of seven new species. Journal of Phycology 50(5): 948-959.

Prescott, G.W. (1955). Algae of the Panama Canal and its tributaries - I. Flagellated organisms. Ohio Journal of Science 55(2): 99-121.

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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