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Pierrecomperia K.Sabbe, N.Vyverman & L.Ribero , 2010

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Mediophyceae
Subclass Cymatosirophycidae
Order Cymatosirales
Family Cymatosiraceae

Holotype species: Pierrecomperia catenuloides K.Sabbe, N.Vyverman & L.Ribero

Original publication and holotype designation: Sabbe, K., Vanelslander, B., Ribeiro, L., Witkowski, A., Muylaert, K. & Vyverman, W (2010). A new genus, Pierrecomperia gen. nov., a new species and two new combinations in the marine diatom family Cymatosiraceae. Vie et Milieu - Life and Environment 60(3): 243-256.

Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

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