Climacosphenia moniligera Ehrenberg Phase contrast with PH20__Dim. 50 x 286 µm
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Climacosphenia moniligera Ehrenberg 1843: 411, pl. 2: fig. 6/1
Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1843). Verbreitung und Einfluss des mikroskopischen Lebens in Süd-und Nord-Amerika. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1841: 291-466, pls 1-4.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Climacosphenia.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
- (13 Dec 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cuba; Vera Cruz, Mexico (Silva 1996-to date).
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Ognjanova-Rumenova, N.G. & Buczkó, K. (2015). Taxonomical re-investigation of Sarmatian diatoms from NE Bulgaria, hosted in the Pantocsek Collection (Budapest). Geologica Balcanica 44(1-3): 39-50, 8 figs.
Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo geologicheskoi Literatury 3(1): -398, 117 pls. [in Russian]
Created: 22 September 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Booth, W.E. (1986). Navicula climacospheniae sp. nov., an endophytic diatom inhabiting the stalk of Climacosphenia moniligera Ehrenberg. Nova Hedwigia 42(2): 295-300.
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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 27 May 2019.