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Gomphosphenia tenuis Z.Levkov & D.M.Williams 2011

Publication details
Gomphosphenia tenuis Z.Levkov & D.M.Williams 2011: 20, fig. 131-139, 161-171

Published in: Levkov, Z. & Williams, D.M. (2011). Fifteen new diatom (Bacillariophyta) species from Lake Ohrid, Macedonia. Phytotaxa 30: 1-41, 258 figs, 2 tables.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gomphosphenia is Gomphosphenia lingulatiformis (Lange-Bertalot & E.Reichardt) Lange-Bertalot.

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

Type information
Macedonia: Lake Ohrid: Bay of St. Naum

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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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