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Phacus longicauda var. tortus Lemmermann

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Subphylum Euglenoida
Class Euglenophyceae
Subclass Euglenophycidae
Order Euglenales [=Euglenida]
Family Phacaceae
Genus Phacus

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Phacus longicauda var. tortus Lemmermann
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 1000x, DIC. 06 Dec 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Phacus longicauda var. tortus Lemmermann
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; golf course, 1000x, DIC. 04 Apr 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Phacus longicauda var. tortus Lemmermann
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; ditch, 1000x, DIC. 09 Nov 2010. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

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Phacus longicauda var. tortus Lemmermann Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

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

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

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Skvortzov, B.V. (1928). Die Euglenaceengattung Phacus Dujardin. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 46: 105-125.

Key references
Wołowski, K, & Hindák, F. (2005). Atlas of Euglenophytes. pp. [1]-136, 417 figs. Cracow: VEDA Publishing House of the Slovak Academy of Sciences.

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