Eupodiscus radiatus W.Smith, nom. illeg.
Eupodiscus radiatus W.Smith 1953: 24, pl. 30: fig. 255, nom. illeg.
Published in: Smith, W. (1853). A synopsis of the British Diatomaceae; with remarks on their structure, function and distribution; and instructions for collecting and preserving specimens. The plates by Tuffen West. In two volumes. Vol. 1. pp. [i]-xxxiii, 1-89, pls I-XXXI. London: John van Voorst, Paternoster Row.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ralfsiella smithii (Ralfs) P.A.Sims, D.M.Williams & M.Ashworth
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), radiate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a brackish species.
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
Sims, P.A., Williams, D.M. & Ashworth, M.[P.] (2018). Examination of type specimens for the genera Odontella and Zygoceros (Bacillariophyceae) with evidence for the new family Odontellaceae and a description of three new genera. Phytotaxa 382(1): 1-56, 156 figs, 2 text-figs.
Created: 11 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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Prasad, A.K.S.K. & Nienow, J.A. (1988). Note: Rimoportulae in Eupodiscus radiatus (Bacillariophyceae) from the northeastern Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Phycology 24: 120-123, 6 figs, 1 table.
Sullivan, M.J. & V.Porguen (1990). A new species of Eupodiscus closely related to the generitype E. radiatus (Bacillariophyceae). Proc. Int. Diatom Symp. 10: 117-126, incl. 3 pl. [= 10 fig.].
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 April 2019.