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Rhizosolenia chunii Karsten

Publication details
Rhizosolenia chunii Karsten 1905: 99, pl. 11: fig. 5

Published in: Karsten, G. (1905). Das Phytoplankton des Antarktischen Meeres nach dem Material der deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition 1898-1899. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem Dampfer 'Valdivia' 1898-1899 II 2: 1-136, pls I-XIX, 1 map, many unnumbered distribution maps.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhizosolenia is Rhizosolenia styliformis T.Brightwell.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Rhizosolenia murrayana Castracane 1886

Usage notes
Harmful species

General environment
This is a marine species.

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

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.

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References
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Parry, G.D., Langdon, J.S. & Huisman, J.M. (1989). Toxic effects of a bloom of the diatom Rhizosolenia chunii on shellfish in Port Phillip Bay, southeastern Australia. Marine Biology, Berlin 102: 25-41.

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