Biddulphia rhombus ( ) W.Smith
Biddulphia rhombus (Ehrenberg) W.Smith 400x __Dim. 80 x 124 µm
Biddulphia rhombus (Ehrenberg) W.Smith in Roper 1854: 76, pl. 6: fig. 5
Original publication: Roper, F.C.S. (1854). Some observations on the Diatomaceae of the Thames. Transactions of the Microscopical Society, New Series, London 2: 67-80, pl.VI.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Zygoceros rhombus Ehrenberg
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Odontella rhombus (Ehrenberg) Kützing)
Europe: France (Méléder et al. 2007 ).
Also in W. Smith 1856, p. 49, pl. 45: fig. 320 - (9 Jul 2012) - Robert Lavigne
Source of synonymy
Hoppenrath, M., Elbrächter, M. & Drebes, G. (2009). Marine phytoplankton Selected microphytoplankton species from the North Sea around Helgoland and Sylt. pp. -264, figs 1-87. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.
Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Biddulphia&species=rhombus
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Biddulphia&Species=rhombus
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 July 2012 by Robert Lavigne
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Cite this record as:
Robert Lavigne in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:83900