Biddulphia tenuicornis 1865
Biddulphia tenuicornis Greville 1865: 51, pl. VI : fig. 17
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1865). Descriptions of new and rare diatoms. Series XVI . Transactions of the Microscopical Society, New Series, London 13: 43-57, pls V, VI.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Parodontella tenuicornis (Greville) D.M.Williams & P.A.Sims
Type locality: Barbadoes deposit, Cambridge estate: (Index Nominum Algarum).comm. C. Johnson ; (Index Nominum Algarum
Described as a fossil.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), narrow-horned.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Sims, P.A., Williams, D.M. & Ashworth, M.[P.] (2018). Examination of type specimens for the genera Odontella and Zygoceros (Bacillariophyceae) with evidence for the new family Odontellaceae and a description of three new genera. Phytotaxa 382(1): 1-56, 156 figs, 2 text-figs.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 June 2021.