Actinoptychus splendens var. halionyx (Grunow) Grunow in Van Heurck 1883
Actinoptychus halionyx Grunow1000x _Diam. 109 µm _From Califronia, USA - 26 July 2014. MicroscopyView.com
Actinoptychus splendens var. halionyx (Grunow) Grunow in Van Heurck 1883: pl. 119: fig. 3, pl. 120: fig. 3, 5
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1882). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Atlas pls LXXVIII-CXXXII [78-132 and supplementary pls 22 bis, 82bis, 83bis, 83ter, 95bis], tables genres. . Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
Publication date: April-May
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Actinoptychus halionyx Grunow
Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), splendid, shining, gleaming, brilliant (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 26 July 2014
Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: https://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=120849
Cite this record as:
Robert Lavigne in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 26 July 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 August 2022