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Skeletonema grethae Zingone & Sarno

Publication details
Skeletonema grethae Zingone & Sarno in Sarno et al. 2005: 156, fig. 3 A-I

Published in: Sarno, D., Kooistra, W.H.C.F., Medlin, L.K., Percopo, I. & Zingone, A. (2005). Diversity in the genus Skeletonema (Bacillariophyceae): II. An assessment of the taxonomy of S. costatum-like species, with the description of four new species. Journal of Phycology 41: 151-176.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Skeletonema is Skeletonema costatum (Greville) Cleve.

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Narragansett Bay, USA (Sarno et al. 2005: 157). Holotype: SZN (Naples) CCAP 1077/3/2 (slide) (Sarno et al. 2005: 157). Notes: Iconotype: Fig. 3, A-I.

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Key references
Alverson, A.J. & Kolnick, L. (2005). Intragenomic nucleotide polymorphism among small subunit (18S) rDNA paralogs in the diatom genus Skeletonema (Bacillariophyta). Journal of Phycology 41: 1248-1257.

Kaczmarska, I., Beaton, M., Benoit, A.C. & Medlin, L.K. (2006). Molecular phylogeny of selected members of the order Thalassiosirales (Bacillariophyta) and evolution of the fultoportula. Journal of Phycology 42: 121-138.

Shevchenko, O.G., Ponomareva, A.A., Shulgina, M.A. & Orlova, T.Y. (2019). Phytoplankton in the coastal waters of Russky Island, Peter the Great Bay, Sea of Japan. Botanica Pacifica 8(1): [1-9].

Created: 27 April 2005 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 03 April 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Erga, S.R., Lie, G.C., Aarø, L.H., Frette,O. & Hamre, B. (2015). Migratory behaviour of Skeletonema grethae (Bacillariophyceae) in stratified waters. Diatom Research 30(1): 13-25.

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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 21 April 2019.

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