Skeletonema grethae Zingone & Sarno
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.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
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.
Created: 27 April 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 09 August 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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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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