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Gomphonema tenue Fricke

Publication details
Gomphonema tenue Fricke in A.Schmidt et al. 1902: pl. 238, fig. 19-21

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1902). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde Series V: Heft 59[/60]: pls 233-240 [M. Schmidt & F. Fricke]. . Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gomphonema is Gomphonema acuminatum Ehrenberg.

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

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Reichardt, E. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (1991). Taxonomische Revision des Artencomplexes um Gomphonema angustumG. dichotomumG. intricatumG. vibrio und ahnliche Taxa (Bacillariophyceae). Nova Hedwigia 53(3-4): 519-544.

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