Luticola desmetii Kopalová & Van der Vijver
Luticola desmetii Kopalová & Van der Vijver in Kopalová et al. 2011: 47, figs 2-13
Published in: Kopalová, K., Nedvalová, L., De Haan, M. & Van de Vijver, B. (2011). Description of five new species of the diatom genus Luticola (Bacillariophyta, Diadesmidaceae) found in lakes of James Ross Island (Maritime Antarctic Region). Phytotaxa 27: 44-60, 87 fig., 1 table.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for Prof. Dr. Willem De Smet, University of Antwerp, Belgium.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.
Antarctica: James Ross Island: Ulu Peninsula: Blue-Green Lake
Levkov, Z., Metzeltin, D. & Pavlov, A. (2013). Luticola and Luticolopsis. In: Diatoms of Europe. Diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Volume 7. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds), pp. 1-698. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Zindarova, R., Kopalová, K. & Van der Vijver, B. (2016). Diatoms from the Antarctic region: maritime Antarctica. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 28: [i]-vii, 9-504, 216 pls.
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