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Chaetoceros hispidus (Ehrenberg) Brightwell

Publication details
Chaetoceros hispidus (Ehrenberg) Brightwell 1856: 108

Published in: Brightwell, T. (1856). On the filamentous long-horned Diatomaceae, with a description of two new species. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, London 4: 105-109, pl. VII.

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.

Basionym
Goniothecium hispidum Ehrenberg

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), hispid, covered with coarse rigid erect hairs or bristles harsh to the touch [or seeming so] (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Goniothecium hispidum Ehrenberg 1844

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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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 17 February 2019.

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