Biddulphia radiata Roper
Biddulphia radiata Roper 1859: 9, pl. 2: figs 27-29
Published in: Roper, F.C.S. (1859). On the genus Biddulphia and its affinities. Transactions of the Microscopical Society of London (7): 1-24, pl. 1-2.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), radiate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Treated as a new name as the supposed basionym, Eupodiscus radiatus W. Smith (1853: 24, pl. 30, fig. 255), is illegitimate. - (11 Jan 2019) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Sims, P.A., Williams, D.M. & Ashworth, M.[P.] (2018). Examination of type specimens for the genera Odontella and Zygoceros (Bacillariophyceae) with evidence for the new family Odontellaceae and a description of three new genera. Phytotaxa 382(1): 1-56, 156 figs, 2 text-figs.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 January 2019.