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Chaetoceros gracilis F.Schütt, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Chaetoceros gracilis F.Schütt 1895: 42, pl. 5: fig. 13, nom. illeg.

Published in: Schütt, F. (1895). Arten von Chaetoceras und Peragallia. Ein Beitrag zur Hochseeflora. Berichte der Deutsche Botanisch Gesellschaft 13: 35-50.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chaetoceros neogracilis S.L.VanLandingham

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: later homonym of Chaetoceros gracilis Pantosek. - (15 Mar 2011) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Ostsee (Silva 1996-to date).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
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.

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.

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

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: 03 December 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.)

Hazzard, C., Lesser, M.P. & Kinzie III, R.A. (1997). Effects of ultraviolet radiation on photosynthesis in the subtropical marine diatom Chaetoceros gracilis (Bacillariophyceae). Journal of Phycology 33: 960-968, 7 figs, 3 tables.
Kashino, Y. & Kudoh, S. (2003). Concerted response of xanthophyll-cycle pigments in a marine diatom, Chaetoceros gracilis, to shifts in light condition. Phycological Research 51(3): 168-172.
Liang, Y., Sun, M., Tian, C, Cao, C. & Li, Z. (2014). Effects of salinity stress on the growth and chlorophyll fluorescence of Phaeodactylum tricornutm and Chaetoceros gracilis (Bacillariophyceae). Botanica Marina 57(6): 469-476.
Lombardi, A.T. & Wangersky, P.J. (1991). The influence of phosphorus and silicon on lipid class production by the marine diatom Chaetoceros gracilis grown in turbidostat cage cultures. British Phycological Journal 26: 91.
Rogerson, A., DeFreitas, A.S.W. & McInnes, A.G. (1986). Growth rates and ultrastructure of siliceous setae of Chaetoceros gracilis (Bacillariophyceae). Journal of Phycology 22: 56-62, 16 figs, 1 table.

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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 22 February 2019.

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