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Chaetoceros paradoxus var. eibenii (Grunow) Grunow

Publication details
Chaetoceros paradoxus var. eibenii (Grunow) Grunow in Van Heurck 1896: 422

Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1896). A treatise on the Diatomaceae. Translated by W.E. Baxter. pp. 1-558, pls 1-35. London: William Wesley & Son.
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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 eibenii Grunow

Basionym
Chaetoceros eibenii Grunow

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), paradoxical.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Although no description was provided, and no decision was apparent as to the precise status of the entity, prior to 1908 this does not invalidate the taxon. - (12 Mar 2012) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
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.

Created: 11 November 2002 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 12 March 2012 by M.D. Guiry

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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 19 February 2019.

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