Astasia gomphonema Pringsheim 1942
Astasia gomphonema Pringsheim 1942: 182, fig. 7
Published in: Pringsheim, E.G. (1942). Contributions to our knowledge of saprophytic algae and Flagellata III. Astasia, Distigma, Menoidium and Rhabdomonas. New Phytologist 41(3): 171-205, 20 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "From the 'Obersee' and 'Untersee' near Lunz in Lower Austria, living in rather pure water, not in mud." [Austria] (Pringsheim 1942: 183).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.
Starmach, K. (1983). Euglenophyta - Eugleniny Vol. 3 Flora slodkowodna polski [Euglenophyta Volume 3 Freshwater flora of Poland]. pp. -594. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe. [in Polish]
Wołowski, K. (2011). Euglenophyta (Euglenoids). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 181-239. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
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