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Placoneis porifera (Hustedt) T.Ohtsuka & Y.Fujita 2001

Publication details
Placoneis porifera (Hustedt) T.Ohtsuka & Y.Fujita 2001: 107

Published in: Ohtsuka, T. & Fujita, Y. (2001). The diatom flora and its seasonal changes in a paddy field in central Japan. Nova Hedwigia 73(1/2): 97-128, 10 pls., 1 fig., 2 tables.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Placoneis is Placoneis gastrum (Ehrenberg) Mereschkowsky.

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

Navicula porifera Hustedt

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula porifera Hustedt 1944

Nomenclatural notes
Combination also validly introduced by Cox (2003: 74). - (14 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Navicula porifera Hustedt)
Atlantic Islands: Iceland (Foged 1974).

Europe: Britain (Hartley 1986, Sims 1996, Whitton & al. 2003), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Rumrich, Lange-Bertalot & Rumrich 2000, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003), Ireland (Foged 1977, Wolnik & Carter 2014), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

North America: NW USA (Bahls 2009).

South America: Colombia (Montoya-Moreno et al. 2013).

Asia: China (Li & Qi 2018).

(as Placoneis porifera (Hustedt) T.Ohtsuka & Y.Fujita)
Europe: Germany (Hofmann & al. 2018), Ireland (Wolnik & Carter 2014), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), North Macedonia (Levkov & Williams 2012).

Key references
Cox, E.J. (2003). Placoneis Mereschkowsky (Bacillariophyta) revisited: resolution of several typification and nomenclatural problems, including the generitype. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 141: 53-83.

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