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Phacus platyaulax Pochmann 1942

Publication details
Phacus platyaulax Pochmann 1942: 165, figs 61-64

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Phacus alatus G.A.Klebs

Type information
Type locality: Europe; Südmähren; Usbekistan (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Taxonomic notes
= P. triqueter var. bucharica Kisselev 1931 (INA). - (17 Dec 2014) - Wendy Guiry

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

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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]

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