Placoneis macedonica Levkov & 2007
Placoneis macedonica Levkov & Metzeltin in Levkov & al. 2007: 110, pl. 98; pl. 99: figs 20-23
Published in: Levkov, Z., Krstic, S., Metzeltin, D. & Nakov, T. (2007). Diatoms of Lakes Prespa and Ohrid, about 500 taxa from ancient lake system. Iconographia Diatomologica 16: 1-613.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Paraplaconeis macedonica (Levkov & Metzeltin) Kulikovskiy, Metzeltin & Lange-Bertalot
Macedonia: Lake Ohrid: St. Naum Springs
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Placoneis macedonica Levkov & Metzeltin)
Europe: North Macedonia (Levkov & Williams 2012).
Source of current name
Kulikovskiy, M.S., Lange-Bertalot, H., Metzeltin, D. & Witkowski, A. (2012). Lake Baikal: Hotspot of endemic diatoms I. Iconographia Diatomologica 23: 1-607, incl. 156 pls.
Created: 30 September 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 25 February 2021 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 23 September 2021.