Radiopalma dichotoma Brun
Radiopalma dichotoma Brun 1891: 42; pl. XVII, fig. 6
Published in: Brun, J. (1891). Diatomées espèces nouvelles marines, fossiles ou pélagiques. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève 31 (part 2, no. 1): 1-47, pl. 11-22.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Radiopalma.
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dichotomous, having divisions always in pairs (Stearn 1973).
Cladogramma dichotomum (Brun) Kuntze 1898
This is a marine species.
Morón (Spain). Miocene
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 October 2018.