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Chaetoceros minimus (Levander) D.Marino, G.Giuffre, M.Montresor & A.Zingone

Publication details
Chaetoceros minimus (Levander) D.Marino, G.Giuffre, M.Montresor & A.Zingone 1991: 318, figs 1-9

Published in: Marino, D., Giuffre, G., Montresor, M. & Zingone, A. (1991). An electron microscope investigation on Chaetoceros minimus (Levander) comb. nov. and new observations on Chaetoceros throdsenii (Marino, Montresor and Zingone) comb. nov. Diatom Research 6(2): 317-326.

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.

Basionym
Rhizosolenia minima Levander

Type information
Type locality: Vyborg Bay, Leningrad Oblast, Russia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very little, very least (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Rhizosolenia minima Levander 1904
Monoceros minimum (Levander) Valikangas 1926

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Monoceros isthmiiformis Van Goor 1924

General environment
This is a marine species.

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

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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References
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Marino, D., Giuffre, G., Montresor, M. & Zingone, A. (1991). An electron microscope investigation on Chaetoceros minimus (Levander) comb. nov. and new observations on Chaetoceros throdsenii (Marino, Montresor and Zingone) comb. nov. Diatom Research 6(2): 317-326.

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