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Placoneis abundans Metzeltin, Lange-Bertalot & García-Rodríguez 2005

Publication details
Placoneis abundans Metzeltin, Lange-Bertalot & García-Rodríguez 2005: 166; pl. 73, fig. 1-14; pl. 77, fig. 1-3A

Published in: Metzeltin, D., Lange-Bertalot, H. & García-Rodriguez, F. (2005). Diatoms of Uruguay. Compared with other taxa from South America and elsewhere. Iconographia Diatomologica 15: 1-736.

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.

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), abundant (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Zelazna-Wieczorek, J. (2011). Diatom flora in springs of Lódz Hills (Central Poland). Biodiversity, taxonomy and temporal changes of epipsammic diatom assemblages in springs affected by human impact. pp. 1-419, 124 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G.

Created: 30 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 December 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 August 2021.

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