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Cyclotella caspia Grunow

Publication details
Cyclotella caspia Grunow 1878: 126, pl. 4: fig. 19

Published in: Grunow, A. (1878). Algen und Diatomaceen aus dem Kaspischen Meere. In: Naturwissenschaftliche Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Kaukasusländer, auf Grund seiner Sammelbeute. (Schneider, O. Eds), pp. 98-132, pls 3, 4. Dresden: Dresden Burdach.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cyclotella is Cyclotella tecta Håkansson & R.Ross.

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

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

Distributional notes
Probably only endemic in the Caspian Sea. - (19 Feb 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Baku harbor, Azerbaijan (Prasad & Nienow 2006: 134). Lectotype: Grunow 1878, t. 4, fig. 19 (epitype) Grunow collection, W slide 2055b (Håkansson 2002: 106). Notes: Caspian Sea: Baku Harbor (INA).

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Key references
Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [1]-493. Beijing: Science Press.

Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Houk, V., Klee, R. & Tanaka, H. (2010). Atlas of freshwater centric diatoms with a brief key and descriptions. Part III. Stephanodiscaceae A. Cyclotella, Tertiarius, Discotella. Fottea 10(Supplement): 1-496 [497], incl. 330 pl.

Håkansson, H. (2002). A compilation and evaluation of species in the genera ["general"] Stephanodiscus, Cyclostephanos and Cyclotella with a new genus in the family Stephanodiscaceae. Diatom Research 17(1): 1-139, 487 figs.

Kulikovskiy, M., Glushchenko, A.M., Kuznetsova, I.V. & Genkal, S.I. (2016). [Identification book of diatoms from Russia]. pp. [1]-804, 165 pls. Yaroslavl: Filigran. [in Russian]

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 02 July 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Genkal, S.I. & Makarova, I.V. (1986). [New data on the morphology of fustula in Cyclotella caspia (Bacillariophyta)]. Botanicheskii Zhurnal (St. Petersburg) 71(3): 371-374.
Håkansson, H., Hajdu, S., Snoeijs, P. & Loginova, L. (1993). Cyclotella hakanssonianae Wendker (Bacillariophyceae), and its relationship to C. caspia Grunow and other similar brackish water Cyclotella species. Diatom Research 8(2): 333-347.
Li, R., Liu, Y., Chen, G., Tam, N.F.Y., Shin, P.K.S., Cheung, S.G. & Luan, T. (2008). Physiological responses of the alga Cyclotella caspia to bisphenol A exposure. Botanica Marina 51: 360-369.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 November 2018.

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