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Chaetoceros furcillatus Bailey

Publication details
Chaetoceros furcillatus Bailey 1856: 3, pl. 1: fig. 4 (as 'furcillatum' )

Published in: Bailey, J.W. (1856). Notice of microscopic forms in the soundings of the Sea of Kamtschatka. American Journal of Science and Arts, Series 2 22: 1-6, 1 pl.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetoceros is Chaetoceros tetrachaeta Ehrenberg.

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

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Hyalochaete

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), like a little fork (Brown 1956).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Included in Hendey (1964: 136) as "Chaetoceros furcellatum Bailey", not to be confused with Chaetoceros furcellatum Yendo. - (12 Jan 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Emended diagnosis (T.D. Peterson in Peterson et al., 1999: 257).

Type information
Type locality: Sea of Kamchatka (60 15N, 173 53E) (Silva 1996-to date). Type: 26.vii.1855; 1700 fathoms. FH: J.W. Bailey Diatom Coll slide 654 (Silva 1996-to date Notes: LT fide I. Kaczmarska in T.D. Peterson et al., 1999: 257, figs 2, 3.

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Key references
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.

Lee, J.H. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 5. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales: Biddulphiineae: Centrales. pp. [1-6], 1-94, figs 1-66. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Peterson, T.D., Schaefer, H.L., Martin, J.L. & Kaczmarska, I. (1999). Chaetocerus furcillatus Bailey in the Canadian Maritimes. Botanica Marina 42: 253-264.

Shevchenko, O.G., Orlova, T.Y. & Hernandez-Becerril, D.U. (2006). The genus Chaetoceros (Bacillariophyta) from Peter the Great Bay, Sea of Japan. Botanica Marina 49: 236-258.

Villac, M.C., Kaczmarska, I. & Ehrman, J.M. (2016). Diatoms from ship ballast sediments (with consideration of a few additional species of special interest). Diatom Monographs 18: [1]-557, 235 pls.

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