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Phacus asymmetricus Prescott 1944

Publication details
Phacus asymmetricus Prescott 1944: 366, pl. 3, fig. 32

Published in: Prescott, G.W. (1944). New species and varieties of Wisconsin algae. Farlowia 1: 347-385.

Publication date: 15 May 1944 [INA]

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 gibbosus Huber-Pestalozzi

Type information
Type locality: Roadside fosse near Shell Lake, Washburn County, Wisconsin, U.S.A. (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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]

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