Rhaphoneis parvula G.W.Andrews 1979
Rhaphoneis parvula G.W.Andrews 1979: 388, pl. 3: figs 24-26; pl. 7: fig. 5
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: diatomite pit near Dunkirk on Patuxent River, Calvert Co., Maryland (early Burdigalian to Langhian age, Early to Middle Miocene) (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: USGS diatom catalog no. 4020-17 (pl.3: fig. 24) (Index Nominum Algarum
Described as a fossil.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), very small (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Zalat, A.A. (2002). Distribution and origin of diatoms in the bottom sediments of the Suez Canal lakes and adjacent areas, Egypt. Diatom Research 17(1): 243-266.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 May 2018 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 July 2021.