Attheya decora T.West
Attheya decora T.West 1860: 152, pl. 7: fig. 15
Published in: West, T. (1860). Remarks on some Diatomaceae new or imperfectly described and a new desmid. Transactions of the Royal Microscopical Society, series 2 8: 147-153.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Attheya.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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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. , 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.
Tomas, C.R., Eds (1996). Identifying marine diatoms and dinoflagellates. pp. 1-858. San Diego: Academic Press Inc.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 December 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Schnepf, E. & Drebes, G. (1977). The structure of the frustule of Attheya decora West (Bacillariophyceae, Biddulphiineae) with special reference to the organic compounds. British Phycological Journal 12: 145-154, 22 figs.
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