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Phacus orbicularis var. minor Seckt 1922

Publication details
Phacus orbicularis var. minor Seckt 1922: 473, fig. 68

Published in: Seckt, H. (1922 '1921'). Estudios hidrobiológicos en la Argentina. Flagellatae. Boletín Academia Nacional de Ciencias en Córdoba 25: 430-490.

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 ventriosus Pochmann

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), orbicular (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Phacus orbicularis var. minor Seckt)
Europe: Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985).

Source of current name
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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