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Phacus longicauda var. major Svirenko 1915

Publication details
Phacus longicauda var. major Svirenko 1915: 331, pl. V [5]: fig. 2

Published in: Svirenko, D.O. (1915). Zur Kenntnis der russischen Algenflora. II. Euglenaceae (excl. Trachelomonas). Archiv für Hydrobiologie und Planktonkunde: neue Folge der Forschungsberichte aus der Biologischen Station zu Plön 10: 321-340, 27 figs, 2 pls.

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 longicauda (Ehrenberg) Dujardin

Type information
Type locality: Russia: guv. Charkow (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), long-tail; noun in apposition.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Also Swirenko "1916: 112 (R), 130, pl. III: figs 2, 3" (INA). - (25 Jan 2016) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Phacus longicauda var. major Svirenko)
Europe: Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985), Brazil (Alves-da-Silva & Menezes 2010).

Africa: Sierra Leone (Alfinito 2011).

Middle East: Turkey (Aysel 2005).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed & al. 2009), India (Gupta 2012).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

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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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 October 2021.

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