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Chaetoceros dichaeta Ehrenberg

Publication details
Chaetoceros dichaeta Ehrenberg 1844: 200 (as 'Dichaeta' )

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1844). Einige vorläufige Resultate seiner Untersuchungen der ihm von der Südpolreise des Captain Ross, so wie von den Herren Schayer und Darwin zugekommenen Materialien über das Verhalten des kleinsten Lebens in den Oceanen und den grössten bisher zugänglichen Tiefen des Weltmeeres. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung Geeigneten Verhandlungen Der Königl. Preuss. Akademie Der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1844: 182-207.
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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 Phaeoceros

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chaetoceros distans Cleve 1873
Chaetoceros remotus Cleve & Grunow 1880
Chaetoceros janischianus Castracane 1886

Taxonomic notes
subgenus Chaetoceros (Lee et al., 2014). - (25 Apr 2014) - Wendy Guiry

Usage notes
Harmful species

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hooker's South Pole journey: surface of open sea (64ºS, 160ºW). (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Assmy, P., Hernández-Becerril, D.U. & Montresor, M. (2008). Morphological variability and life cycle traits of the type species of the diatom genus Chaetoceros, C. dichaeta. Journal of Phycology 44(1): 152-163.

Hallegraeff, G.M., Anderson, D.M. & Cembella, A.D., Eds (2003). Manual on harmful marine microalgae. Paris: UNESCO.

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.

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.

Lee, J.H. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 5. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales: Biddulphiineae: Centrales. pp. [1-6], 1-94, figs 1-66. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Lee, S.D., Park, J.S., Yun, S.M. & Lee, J.H. (2014). Critical criteria for identification of the genus Chaetoceros (Bacillariophyta) based on setae ultrastructure. I. Subgenus Chaetoceros. Phycologia 53(2): 174-187.

Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 11 January 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Assmy, P., Hernández-Becerril, D.U. & Montresor, M. (2008). Morphological variability and life cycle traits of the type species of the diatom genus Chaetoceros, C. dichaeta. Journal of Phycology 44(1): 152-163.

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