Chaetoceros socialis var. flabelliformis A.F.Meunier
Chaetoceros socialis var. flabelliformis A.F.Meunier 1914: 46, pl. VII: fig. 26
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chaetoceros gelidus Chamnansinp, Li, Lundholm & Moestrup
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
described with smooth resting cysts and therefore belongs to C. gelidus (Chamnansip et al., 2014: 1139). - (30 Apr 2014) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
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.
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: 30 April 2014 by Wendy Guiry
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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 20 August 2019.