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Angusticopula rowlingiana Van de Vijver, Wilfert, D.M.John & Houk

Publication details
Angusticopula rowlingiana Van de Vijver, Wilfert, D.M.John & Houk in Van de Vijver et al. 2019: 156, figs 1-18

Published in: Van de Vijver, B., WIlfert, S., Houk, V. & John, D.M. (2019). Angusticopula rowlingiana, a new melosiroid diatom (Bacillariophyta) from Ascension Island (South Atlantic Ocean). Phytotaxa 388(2): 155-160, 18 figs, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Angusticopula is Angusticopula dickiei (Thwaites) Houk, Klee & H.Tanaka.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Eponomy
"...named after the famous British writer Mrs. J.K. Rowling to honor her for all her efforts to make children read books again, a first step in a possible future career as a scientist."

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: "Ascension Island, Atlantic Ocean, Sample Bamboo (14°20’51.53”W/7°57’6.48”S)" (Van de Vijver et al. 2019: 156). Holotype: S. Pressel & J. Duckett; April/May 2014; BRY slide no. 4539 (Van de Vijver et al. 2019: 156). Notes: Isotype PLP slide no. 354, University of Antwerp, Belgium).

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Van de Vijver, B., WIlfert, S., Houk, V. & John, D.M. (2019). Angusticopula rowlingiana, a new melosiroid diatom (Bacillariophyta) from Ascension Island (South Atlantic Ocean). Phytotaxa 388(2): 155-160, 18 figs, 1 table.

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