Brachysira brebissonii f. thermalis ( ) R. 1986
Brachysira brebissonii f. thermalis (Grunow) R.Ross in Hartley & al. 1986: 607
Published in: Hartley, B. [in collaboration with Ross, R. & Williams, D.M.] (1986). A check-list of the freshwater, brackish and marine diatoms of the British Isles and adjoining coastal waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 66(3): 531-610.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Thermen Ostindiens" [Hot springs, East Indies] (Van Heurck 1880: pl. 12: fig. 10). Lectotype (designated by Van de Vijver & Schuster 2021: 2): F. Stoliczka; BR BR-4648 (Van de Vijver & Schuster 2021: 2). Notes: Navicula serians var. thermalis Grunow (in Van Heurck 1880: pl. 12: fig. 10) was originally described from unspecified hot springs in Eastern Asia (“in Thermen Ostindiens”) based on Grunow sample 928. Based on the notes in Grunow’s accession books, the sample was collected in 1865 and given to Grunow by the Czech palaeontologist Ferdinand Stoliczka (1838–1874), who made several expeditions to Burma, the Malay Peninsula, Singapore, and the Himalayas." (Van de Vijver & Schuster 2021: 2).
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This is a freshwater species.
Created: 26 September 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 December 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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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 27 September 2021.