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Phacus caudata var. polonica Drezepolski 1925

Publication details
Phacus caudata var. polonica Drezepolski 1925: 231, 266, fig. 112

Published in: Drezepolski, R. (1925). Przycznek do znajomósci polskich Euglenin (Supplément à la connaissance des Eugléniens de la Pologne). Kosmos, Warszawa 50(1A): 173-270, 190 figs.

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 ankylonoton Pochmann

Type information
Type locality: E. Poland (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a tail-like appendage (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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]

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

Tracanna, B.C. (1980 '1979'). Contribución al conocimiento de las algas de Noroeste Argentino. II. Compsopogon occidentalis sp. nov. (Rhodophyta). 35(2): 35-37, 1 pl. [24 figs].

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