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Chaetoceros compressus Lauder

Publication details
Chaetoceros compressus Lauder 1864: 78, pl. 8: fig. 6a, 6b

Published in: Lauder, H.S. (1864). Remarks on the marine Diatomaceae found at Hong Kong, with descriptions of new species. Transactions of the Microscopical Society of London, New Series 12: 75-79.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetoceros is Chaetoceros tetrachaeta Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Hyalochaete

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hong Kong (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype: original illustration by Lauder (1864, pl. VIII, fig. 6): fixed sample of strain No. 127 from Loan Island, Andaman Sea, Thailand, deposited at C (C-A-920570 (epitype) (Chamnansinp et al. 2015: 166). Notes: According to Chamnansinp et al. (2015: 166), holotype material does not exist (see Rines 1999).

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Key references
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.

Chamnansinp, A., Moestrup, O. & Lundholm, N. (2015). Diversity of the marine diatom Chaetoceros (Bacillariophyceae) in Thai waters - revisiting Chaetoceros compresses and Chaetoceros contorta. Phycologia 54(2): 161-175.

Cleve, P.T. (1894). Redogörelse för de svenska hydrografiska undersökningarne Åren 1893-1894 under ledning af G. Eckman, O. Pettersson och A. Wijkander. II. Planktonundersökningar, Cilicoflagellater och Diatomacéer [Including] Contributions to a description of the plankton-flora of Sweden.. Bihang till Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar, Afd. III 20(2): 1-16, 2 pls .

Gómez, F., Furuya, K., Takeda, S. (2005). Distribution of the cyanobacterium Richelia intracellularis as an epiphyte of the diatom Chaetoceros compressus in the western Pacific Ocean. Journal of Plankton Research 27: 323-330.

Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [1]-493. Beijing: Science Press.

Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

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.

Jameson, I. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (2010). Planktonic diatoms. In: Algae of Australia. Phytoplankton of temperate waters. (Hallegraeff, G.M., Bolch, C.J.S., Hill, D.R.A., Jameson, I, LeRoi, J.-M., McMinn, A., Murray, S., de Salas, M.F. & Saunders, K. Eds), pp. 16-82. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS; CSIRO Publishing.

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

Shevchenko, O.G., Orlova, T.Y. & Hernandez-Becerril, D.U. (2006). The genus Chaetoceros (Bacillariophyta) from Peter the Great Bay, Sea of Japan. Botanica Marina 49: 236-258.

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Verified by: 30 November 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.)

Gómez, F., Furuya, K., Takeda, S. (2005). Distribution of the cyanobacterium Richelia intracellularis as an epiphyte of the diatom Chaetoceros compressus in the western Pacific Ocean. Journal of Plankton Research 27: 323-330.
Rines, J.E.B. & Hargreaves, P.E. (1990). Morphology and taxonomy of Chaetoceros compressus Lauder var. hirtisetus var. nova, with preliminary consideration of closely related taxa. Diatom Research 5: 113-127.
Rines, J.E.B. (1999). Morphology and taxonomy of Chaetoceros contortus Schütt 1895, with preliminary observations on Chaetoceros compressus Lauder 1864 (Subgenus Hyalochaete, Section compressa). Botanica Marina 42: 539-551, 34 figs, 3 tables.

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