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Biddulphia pellucida Castracane 1886

Publication details
Biddulphia pellucida Castracane 1886: 103, pl. 26: fig. 5

Published in: Castracane, [C.A.] F. (1886). Report on the Diatomaceae collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. In: Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. Botany - Vol. II. (Murray, J. Eds), pp. 1-178.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Biddulphia is Biddulphia pulchella S.F.Gray.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Triceratium pellucidum (Castracane) Y.C.Guo, J.Ye & H.Zhou

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pellucid, translucent but not hyaline (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Guo, Y.C., Ye, J. & Zhou, H. (1982). [Systematic studies on the planktonic diatoms of the adjacent regions of the Zhonsha and Xisha Islands, Guangdong Province, China]. : 11-54.

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