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.
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 20 January 2019.