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Actinoptychus splendens var. halionyx (Grunow) Grunow in Van Heurck 1883

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Coscinodiscophycidae
Order Coscinodiscales
Family Heliopeltaceae
Genus Actinoptychus

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Actinoptychus splendens var. halionyx (Grunow) Grunow in Van Heurck
1000x _Diam. 109 µm _From Califronia, USA. 26 Jul 2014. Robert Lavigne. © MicroscopyView.com.

Actinoptychus splendens var. halionyx (Grunow) Grunow in Van Heurck
1000x _Diam. 109 µm _From Califronia, USA. 26 Jul 2014. Robert Lavigne. © MicroscopyView.com.

 

Phormidium ambiguum Gomont

Actinoptychus splendens var. halionyx (Grunow) Grunow in Van Heurck 1000x _Diam. 109 µm _From Califronia, USA
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Publication details
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.
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Publication date: April-May

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Actinoptychus is Actinoptychus senarius (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg.

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

Basionym
Actinoptychus halionyx Grunow

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), splendid, shining, gleaming, brilliant (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Actinoptychus halionyx Grunow 1867

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Verified by: 26 July 2014 by Robert Lavigne

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Robert Lavigne in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 September 2021.

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