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Rhaphoneis parvula G.W.Andrews 1979

Publication details
Rhaphoneis parvula G.W.Andrews 1979: 388, pl. 3: figs 24-26; pl. 7: fig. 5

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Rhaphoneis is Rhaphoneis amphiceros (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
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

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), very small (Stearn 1985).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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. ..

Key references
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.

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