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Petalomonas abscissa (Dujardin) F.Stein 1859

Publication details
Petalomonas abscissa (Dujardin) F.Stein 1859: 76

Published in: Stein, F. [R. von] (1859). Die Organismus der Infusionsthiere nach eigenen Forschungen in systematischer Reihenfolge bearbeitet. I. Abtheilung Allgemeiner Theil und naturgeschichte der hypotrichen Infusionsthiere. pp. [i-vii], vii-xii, [1]-206, pls I-XIV. Leipzig: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Petalomonas.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Cyclidium abscissum Dujardin

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cut off, steep, precipitous (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cyclidium abscissum Dujardin 1841

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Key references
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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