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Phacus acuminatus var. americanus (Pochmann) Xavier, nom. inval.

Publication details
Phacus acuminatus var. americanus (Pochmann) Xavier in Xavier & Kobayasi 1988: 100, nom. inval. (as 'americana' )

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phacus is Phacus longicauda (Ehrenberg) Dujardin.

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
INA: "invalid". - (11 Aug 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 11 August 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 October 2019.

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