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Lepocinclis ovum var. cylindrica Korsikov 1929

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Infraphylum Dipilida
Class Euglenophyceae
Subclass Euglenophycidae
Order Euglenida
Family Phacidae
Genus Lepocinclis


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Lepocinclis ovum var. cylindrica Korsikov
strain ACOI 1024, Portugal, Montemor-o-Velho, Sta Olaia, pond; isolated in 1996. 16 May 2020. Bożena Zakryś. © Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl).


Publication details
Lepocinclis ovum var. cylindrica Korsikov 1929: 153, 157, figs 4-7 (as 'Lepocynclis' )

Published in: Korshikov, A.A. (1928). Notes on some new flagellates. Archives Russes de Protistologie Moscow 7: 151-158.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lepocinclis is Lepocinclis globulus Perty.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lepocinclis cylindrica (Korsikov) W.Conrad

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Emended description (Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al., 2019: 289).

Type information
Type locality: Russia, Moscow district (Lukomska-Kowalczyk & al. 2019: 289). Notes: "Lectotype: designated herein, Korshikov 1928, fig. 4 Epitype: Figure 3f designated herein that supports the lectotype (Korshikov 1928, fig. 4)." (Lukomska-Kowalczyk & al. 2019).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Lepocinclis ovum var. cylindrica Korsikov)
Europe: Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

Caribbean Islands: Cuba (Comas González 2008).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed & al. 2009).

Source of current name
Conrad, W. (1934). Matérieaux pour une monographie du genre Lepocinclis Perty. Archiv für Protistenkunde 82: 203-249.

Key references
Lukomska-Kowalczyk, M., Chaber, K., Fells, A., Milanowski, R. & Zakrys, B. (2019 '2020'). Molecular and morphological delimitation of species in the group of Lepocinclis ovum-like taxa (Euglenida). Journal of Phycology 56: 283-299, 3 figs, 1 table, key.

Starmach, K. (1983). Euglenophyta - Eugleniny Vol. 3 Flora s?odkowodna polski [Euglenophyta Volume 3 Freshwater fora of Poland]. pp. [1]-594. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe. [in Polish]

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