Placoneis abundans , -Bertalot & García-Rodríguez 2005
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), abundant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Placoneis abundans Metzeltin, Lange-Bertalot & García-Rodríguez)
Europe: Poland (Zelazna-Wieczorek 2011).
South America: Brazil (Moresco & Rodrigues 2016).
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 22 September 2021.