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Phacus obolus Pochmann 1942

Publication details
Phacus obolus Pochmann 1942: 153, fig. 43

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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: France (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Replaced name: Phacus caudata var. lata Allorge & Lefèvre. - (12 Aug 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Phacus obolus Pochmann)
Europe: Poland (Wołowski 1998).

South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

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]

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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