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Brachysira follis (Ehrenberg) R.Ross

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Neidiineae
Family Brachysiraceae
Genus Brachysira

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Brachysira follis (Ehrenberg) R.Ross
1000x __Dim. 18 x 36 µm. 09 Jun 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Brachysira follis (Ehrenberg) R.Ross
1000x __Dim. 18 x 36 µm. 09 Jun 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

 

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Brachysira follis (Ehrenberg) R.Ross 1000x __Dim. 18 x 36 µm
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Publication details
Brachysira follis (Ehrenberg) R.Ross in Hartley, R.Ross & D.M.Williams 1986: 607

Published in: Hartley, B. [in collaboration with Ross, R. & Williams, D.M.] (1986). A check-list of the freshwater, brackish and marine diatoms of the British Isles and adjoining coastal waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 66(3): 531-610.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Brachysira is Brachysira aponina Kützing.

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

Basionym
Navicula follis Ehrenberg

Fossil
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula follis Ehrenberg 1838
Biblarium follis (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg 1843
Navicula serians var. follis (Ehrenberg) Cleve & Möller 1879
Anomoeoneis follis (Ehrenberg) Cleve 1895

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Lange-Bertalot, H. & Moser, G. (1994). Brachysira. Monographie der Gattung und Naviculadicta nov. gen. Biblioteca Diatomologica 29: 1-212.

Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

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