Luticola desmetii Kopalová & Van der Vijver 2011
Luticola desmetii Kopalová & Van der Vijver in Kopalová & al. 2011: 47, figs 2-13
Published in: Kopalová, K., Nedvalová, L., De Haan, M. & Van de Vijver, B. (2011). Description of five new species of the diatom genus Luticola (Bacillariophyta, Diadesmidaceae) found in lakes of James Ross Island (Maritime Antarctic Region). Phytotaxa 27: 44-60, 87 fig., 1 table.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Antarctica: James Ross Island: Ulu Peninsula: Blue-Green Lake
Named for Prof. Dr. Willem De Smet, University of Antwerp, Belgium.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.
Levkov, Z., Metzeltin, D. & Pavlov, A. (2013). Luticola and Luticolopsis. In: Diatoms of Europe. Diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Volume 7. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds), pp. 1-698. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Zindarova, R., Kopalová, K. & Van der Vijver, B. (2016). Diatoms from the Antarctic region: maritime Antarctica. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 28: [i]-vii, 9-504, 216 pls.
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