Rymariopsis J.Witkowski & D.M.Harwood, 2011
Holotype species: Rymariopsis akibae J.Witkowski & D.M.Harwood
Original publication:Witkowski, J., Sim, P.A. & Harwood, D. (2011). Rutilariaceae redefined: a review of fossil bipolar diatom genera with centrally positioned linking structures,with implications for the origin of pennate diatoms. European Journal of Phycology 46(4): 378-398.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
This genus is proposed as a possible link between the Hemiaulaceae and the Rutilariaceae (Witkowski et al. 2011). - (20 Jan 2012) - Wendy Guiry
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Witkowski, J., Sim, P.A. & Harwood, D. (2011). Rutilariaceae redefined: a review of fossil bipolar diatom genera with centrally positioned linking structures,with implications for the origin of pennate diatoms. European Journal of Phycology 46(4): 378-398.
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Created: 20 January 2012 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 23 January 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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