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Placoneis australis Van de Vijver & Zidarova 2009

Publication details
Placoneis australis Van de Vijver & Zidarova in Zidarova & al. 2009: 301, figs 44-58, 62-64

Published in: Zidarova, R., Van De Vijver, B., Mataloni, G., Kopalova, K. & Nedbalova, L. (2009). Four new freshwater diatom species (Bacillariophyceae) from Antarctica. Cryptogamie, Algologie 30(4): 295-310, 76 fig., 1 table.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Placoneis is Placoneis gastrum (Ehrenberg) Mereschkowsky.

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

Type information
Antarctica: Livingston Island (South Shetland Islands), sample 12-1/2008

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), south, southern (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Zindarova, R., Kopalov√°, 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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