Fragilariopsis Hustedt, 1913

Holotype species: Fragilariopsis antarctica (Carlson) Hustedt

Currently accepted name for the type species: Fragilariopsis kerguelensis (O'Meara) Hustedt

Original publication and holotype designation: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1913). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde Series VII: Heft 74-75. pp. pls 293-300. Leipzig: O.R.Reisland.

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The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2021-05-04 by M.D. Guiry.

Taxonomic status: This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Round, F.E., Crawford, R.M. & Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms biology and morphology of the genera. pp. [i-ix], 1-747. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Comments: Hasle & Syvertsen (1990: 295) add the following nomenclatural note to this genus: "emend. Hasle 1993"

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