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Phacus indicus Skvortsov 1937

Publication details
Phacus indicus Skvortsov 1937: 76, pl. 10: fig. 9 (as 'indica' )

Published in: Skvortzov, B.V. (1937). Contributions to our knowledge of the freshwater algae of Rangoon, Burma, India. I Euglenaceae from Rangoon. Archiv für Protistenkunde 90: 68-87.

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.

Type information
Type locality: Rangoon, Burma (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: L.P. Khanna; (Index Nominum Algarum

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Gupta (2012: 310) has "Phacus indicus Skvortsov inJ. Asiat. Soc. Shanghai 53: 191. 1922." INA has "Arch. Protistenk. 90: 76, pl. 10: fig. 9." - (12 Aug 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Skvortsov, B.V. (1922). Notes on the agriculture, botany and zoology of China. XLVII. - On the phytoplankton from the ponds of Tiensin. XLVIII. - On the phytoplankton of the fish-ponds of Foochow. Journal of the North China Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society 53: 189-195, 19 figs in one group, 6 in another.

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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