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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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 24 April 2019.