Phacus longicauda var. tortus Lemmermann 1910

Phacus tortus (Lemmermann) Skvortzov

Phacus tortus (Lemmermann) SkvortzovPoland, Mąkolno village, pond, 1 May 2020 - 28 August 2020. Bożena Zakryś (

Publication Details
Phacus longicauda var. tortus Lemmermann 1910: 511

Published in: Lemmermann, E. (1910). Algen I (Schizophyceen, Flagellaten, Peridineen). In: Kryptogamenflora der Mark Brandenburg und angrenzender Gebiete herausgegeben von dem Botanishcen Verein der Provinz Brandenburg. Dritter Band. pp. 497-712. Leipzig: Verlag von Grebrüder Borntraeger.

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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 tortus (Lemmermann) Skvortzov.

Type Information
not in INA; (Index Nominum Algarum) Lectotype: fig. 3a in pl. 2 in Skuja (1926): fig. 3n (epitype) (Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al. 2015: 1153) Notes: Representative DNA sequence: GenBank KP944112. Representative locality: freshwater, Szander's Pond in Jelonki, Warsaw (52°13'02.7"N, 20°54'41.2"E).

Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latin), long-tail; noun in apposition.

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 28 November 2002 by Andy Taylor.

Last updated: 09 December 2020

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 December 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 17 August 2022

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