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Ellerbeckia clavigera (Grunow) Crawford & Sims 2006

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Paraliophycidae
Order Paraliales
Family Radialiplicataceae
Genus Ellerbeckia

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Ellerbeckia clavigera (Grunow) Crawford & Sims
400x _Diam. 127 µm. 04 Aug 2013. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Ellerbeckia clavigera (Grunow) Crawford & Sims
400x _Diam. 127 µm. 04 Aug 2013. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Ellerbeckia clavigera (Grunow) Crawford & Sims
400x _Diam. 127 µm. 04 Aug 2013. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

 

Xenococcus schousboei Thuret

Ellerbeckia clavigera (Grunow) Crawford & Sims 400x _Diam. 127 µm
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Ellerbeckia clavigera (Grunow) Crawford & Sims 2006: 153

Published in: Crawford, R.[M.] & Sims, P.A. (2006). The diatoms Radialiplicata sol (Ehrenberg) Glezer and R. clavigera (Grunow) Glezer and their transfer to Ellerbeckia Crawford, thus a genus with freshwater and marine representatives. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 130: 137-162.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ellerbeckia is Melosira arenaria D.Moore ex Ralfs.

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

Basionym
Melosira clavigera Grunow

Type information
Type locality: USA: California: Monterey and San Francisco (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype (fide Crawford & Sims, 2006: fig. 62): W 1910c in Grunow collection (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), One who carries a club; a club bearer..

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Melosira clavigera Grunow 1882
Lysigonium clavigerum (Grunow) Kuntze 1898
Paralia clavigera (Grunow) Glezer 1984
Radialiplicata clavigera (Grunow) Glezer 1992

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Melosira ornata Grunow 1882
Melosira polaris Grunow 1884
Paralia ornata (Grunow) A.Cleve 1951

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 04 August 2013 by Robert Lavigne

Verified by: 24 April 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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References
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Crawford, R.[M.] & Sims, P.A. (2006). The diatoms Radialiplicata sol (Ehrenberg) Glezer and R. clavigera (Grunow) Glezer and their transfer to Ellerbeckia Crawford, thus a genus with freshwater and marine representatives. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 130: 137-162.

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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 17 October 2021.

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