Leyanella arenaria G.R.Hasle, H.A.von Stosch & E.E.Syvertsen
Leyanella arenaria G.R.Hasle, H.A.von Stosch & E.E.Syvertsen 1983: 50, figs 243-271 on pls. 34-36, text-fig. 9
Published in: Hasle, G.R., Stosch, H.A. von & Syvertsen, E.E. (1983). Cymatosiraceae, a new diatom family. Bacillaria 6: 9-156.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Leyanella.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), in sandy places.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Schweinsrücke, NE Leybucht, East Frisian coast of Germany (Silva 1996-to date). Holotype: 6.iv.1977; sandflat. Marburg slide MB Sto 85/77b/1 (Silva 1996-to date
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 16 September 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Wendy 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 21 April 2019.