Vibrio acus O.F.Müller 1786
Lepocinclis acus (O.F.Müller) B.Marin & Melkonian England
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Vibrio acus O.F.Müller 1786: 59, pl. VIII: figs 9, 10
Published in: Müller, O.F. (1786). Animalcula infusoria fluviatilia et marina quæ detexit, systematice descripsit et ad vivum delineari curavit Otho Fridericus Müller ; sistet opus hoc posthumum, quod cum tabulis Aeneis L. in lucem tradit vidua ejus nobilissima cura Othonis Fabricii. pp. [i]-[ix], [i]-lvi, -367. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]: Typis N. Mölleri.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Vibrio is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lepocinclis acus (O.F.Müller) B.Marin & Melkonian
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a needle.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Denmark: Copenhagen (Index Nominum Algarum).
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.
Source of current name
Marin, B., Palm, A., Klingberg, M. & Melkonian, M. (2003). Phylogeny and taxonomic revision of plastid-containing euglenophytes based on SSU rDNA sequence comparisons and synapomorphic signatures in the SSU rRNA secondary structure. Protist 154: 99-145, 7 figs, 9 tables.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 January 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 November 2020.