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Brebissonia boeckii (Ehrenberg) Grunow

Publication details
Brebissonia boeckii (Ehrenberg) Grunow 1860: 512

Published in: Grunow, A. (1860). Über neue oder ungenügend gekannte Algen. Erste Folge, Diatomeen, Familie Naviculaceen. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wein 10: 503-582, pls III-VII.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Brebissonia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Brebissonia lanceolata (C.Agardh) R.K.Mahoney & Reimer

Basionym
Cocconema boeckii Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: "Im August 1833 bei Wismar" [Baltic Sea, Germany]. (Jahn & Kusber 2004: 580). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Jahn & Kusber 2004: 580): Preparation No. 540044-1 in BHUPM (Jahn & Kusber 2004:fig. 5). The lectotype specimen corresponds to specimens on drawing sheet No. 308 in BHUPM (Jahn & Kusber 2004: figs 2, 3) which are from Wismar material. Fig. 4 in Jahn & Kusber (2004) is a complete cell from original material No. 540044-2 in BHUPM.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Combination also introduced by O'Meara (1875: 338). - (16 Dec 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Jahn, R. & Kusber, W.H. (2004). Algae of the Ehrenberg collection - 1. Typification of 32 names of diatom taxa described by C.G. Ehrenberg. Willdenowia 34(2): 577-595, 1 table.

Key references
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.

O'Meara, E. (1875). Report on the Irish Diatomaceae. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, Series 2 2: 235-425, pls 26-34.

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Pantocsek, J. (1901 '1902'). A Balaton kovamoszatai vagy Bacillariái [The Lake Balaton diatoms or Bacillarieae]. In: A Balaton tudományos tanulmányozásának eredményei [The results of the scientific study of the Lake Balaton]. pp. 1-143, 17 pls. Budapest: Hornyánsky Könyvnyomdája.

Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo Geologicheskoi Literatury 3(1): [1]-398, 117 pls. [in Russian]

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.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 December 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.)

Hauptfleisch, P. (1895). Die Auxosporenbildung von Brebissonia Boeckii Grunow. Die Ortsbewegung der Bacillariaceen. Mitt. Naturw. Ver. Neu-Vorp. Rügen : 1-30.

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