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Chaetoceros neapolitanus Schröder

Publication details
Chaetoceros neapolitanus Schröder 1900: 29, pl. 1, fig. 4

Published in: Schröder, B. (1900). Das Phytoplankton des Golfes von Neapel nebst vergleichenden Ausblicken auf das des atlantischen Oceans. Mitteilungen aus der Zoologischen Station zu Neapel 14: 1-38, 1 pl.
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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 atlanticus var. neapolitanus (Schroeder) Hustedt

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), belonging to Naples in Italy (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Shevchenko et al. (2006: 238), Chaetoceros neapolitanus Schroder is a synonym of Chaetoceros atlanticus var. neapolitanus (Schroder) Hustedt. - (8 Jan 2007) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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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