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Chaetoceros socialis var. congesta A.F.Meunier

Publication details
Chaetoceros socialis var. congesta A.F.Meunier 1914: 46

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetoceros is Chaetoceros tetrachaeta Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chaetoceros gelidus Chamnansinp, Li, Lundholm & Moestrup

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

Nomenclatural notes
C. sociale var. congesta Meunier (INA). - (29 Apr 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: S. North Sea (Mer flamande) (Silva 1996-to date).

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
Chamnansinp, A., Li, Y., Lundholm, N. & Moestrup, O. (2013). Global diversity of two widespread, colony-forming diatoms of the marine plankton, Chaetoceros socialis (syn. C. radians) and Chaetoceros gelidus sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 49(6): 1128-1141.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 29 April 2014 by Wendy Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Wendy 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 23 August 2019.

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